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Derek Black was following in his father's footsteps in the world of white nationalism until he had a change of heart. Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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How A Rising Star Of White Nationalism Broke Free From The Movement

Derek Black once promoted a racist agenda by making speeches, hosting a radio show and starting a website. His change of heart is the subject of a new book, written by journalist Eli Saslow.

Derek Black was following in his father's footsteps in the world of white nationalism until he had a change of heart. Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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How A Rising Star Of White Nationalism Broke Free From The Movement

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