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- White Rage
- Carol Anderson Ph.D.
- 22 November 2018
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White Rage Free read Ô 104 On the flames she argued everyone had ignored the kindling Since 1865 and the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment every time African Americans have made advances towards full participation in our democracy white reaction has fueled a deliberate and relentless rollback of their gains The end of the Civil War and Reconstruction was greeted with the Black Codes and Jim Crow; the Supreme Court's landmark 1954 Brown v Board of Education decision was met with the shutting down of public schools throughout the South while taxpayer dollars financed segregated white private schools; the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Voting Rights Act of 1965 triggered a coded but powerful response the so called Southern Strategy and the War on Drugs that disenfranchised m. I felt I had to review this book based on the clear and well presented factually accurate and narrative describing the nature of US centric Racism its history and its almost DNA like embedding into the US Culture from the Civil War onwards to present dayIf you want a clear picture of White Political oppression based on classic divide and rule tactics this book describes it and defines it clearly By Defining the outcomes of the US Civil war and the supposed reconstruction methods used to supposedly alleviate Black oppression the book describes the ongoing modus operandi of White political mechanics essentially racist and divisive that pervades both Northern and Southern States Without being Rabid Moralising or being inflammatory the Author sets out the case and defines a clear line from then till nowThere is no clear answers at the end of the process and the author in one sense feels that the line of White Racism will continue regardless with Trump being the latest incumbent to promote it However it does speak out against this all pervasive and destructive force endemic to US culture with a clear voice for White people to hear if they want to listenDownload á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook » Carol Anderson Ph.D.
White Rage Free read Ô 104 Illions of African Americans while propelling presidents Nixon and Reagan into the White House and then the election of America's first black President led to the expression of white rage that has been as relentless as it has been brutalCarefully linking these and other historical flashpoints when social progress for African Americans was countered by deliberate and cleverly crafted opposition Anderson pulls back the veil that has long covered actions made in the name of protecting democracy fiscal responsibility or protection against fraud rendering visible the long lineage of white rage Compelling and dramatic in the unimpeachable history it relates White Rage will add an important new dimension to the national conversation about race in Americ. This book brought understanding to a lot of things As a white male 54 yoa I was taught a lot of things that you hear over and over in the news and said by friends and we cheer yea yea This book is loaded with facts about what has happened and how white people have used the system of the courts and politics to keep minorities specifically African Americans down Its sad but a real eye opener What are we afraid of I want to say I am sorry to every African American I know and see If this writing was not backed by fact of law I would have closed it and not returned As it was I read it straight through and gave copies to my friends to read
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White Rage Free read Ô 104 National Book Critics Circle Award Winner New York Times BestsellerA New York Times Notable Book of the YearA Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the YearA Boston Globe Best Book of 2016A Chicago Review of Books Best Nonfiction Book of 2016From the Civil War to our combustible present acclaimed historian Carol Anderson reframes our continuing conversation about race chronicling the powerful forces opposed to black progress in AmericaAs Ferguson Missouri erupted in August 2014 and media commentators across the ideological spectrum referred to the angry response of African Americans as black rage historian Carol Anderson wrote a remarkable op ed in The Washington Post suggesting that this was instead white rage at work With so much attention. I can t really call this an enjoyable book given the subject matter but I thought it was brilliant It was a real eye opener for me It made me realise how much I d sleep walked through life I had no idea about the depth of systemic racism in the States The book explores how the legal and political machinery has suppressed African Americans since emancipation It is really well written accessible to a non historian like me and clearly very thoroughly researched I found it hard to put down I have bought it as a present for several friends since