Book recommendation:

Understanding Jim Crow : Using Racist Memorabilia to Teach Tolerance and Promote Social Justice

David Pilgrim
ISBN 1629631140
Buy on Amazon /UK


Made me feel stupid in all the right ways. Had simply never known the extent of Jim Crow, nor how very recent it was. Explains a LOT about race relations in the US today to have it all laid out so plainly. Good companion to Between the World and Me (

-- @spongefile, January 2016.



Newer: Between the World and Me: Notes on the First 150 Years in America
Older: The Encyclopedia of Early Earth
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