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This was an interesting read, a slice of life of poor black twin brothers in the deep south. The book starts with the brothers about to graduate from high school. However, everyone knows that there are very few prospects for work after graduation. Th ...more
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In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
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Read this book along with the Omnivore's Dilemma to get a real sense of what has happened to the food supply in the United States, who and what is responsible for it and what you can do about in your own life. This book portrays a disturbing phenomen ...more
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“public housing was mostly for working- and lower-middle-class white families. It was not heavily subsidized, and tenants paid the full cost of operations with their rent. Public housing’s original purpose was to give shelter not to those too poor to afford it but to those who could afford decent housing but couldn’t find it because none was available.”
Richard Rothstein, The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

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