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Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley
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did not like it
bookshelves: stop-white-people, faux-liberal-circle-jerk

WHY. KYUN. ENDUKU. POURQUOI.


WHY.


Writing diverse characters does not get you a cookie if your diverse characters are clearly there to educate the white person. There was no passage worth quoting, and no insight into race that hasn't already been articulated better by a black author/intellectual. Read them instead.

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Reading Progress

November 20, 2016 – Started Reading
November 20, 2016 – Shelved
November 20, 2016 – Shelved as: stop-white-people
November 20, 2016 – Shelved as: faux-liberal-circle-jerk
November 20, 2016 – Finished Reading

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Nila I'm dead lol, but what authors do you recommend?


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