Facing America: The Arrival of a Black Man to His Native Land

Frederick Douglass II

Editorial: PublishAmerica
ISBN 10: 1606103830 / ISBN 13: 9781606103838
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Paperback. 242 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.6in.Imagine a black Catholic arriving in post-911 America on a scholarship to act as a substitute minority. He has no idea that he is black in the American sense Add one white Mormon who, taking said incumbent black Catholic minority substitute immigrant under his wing, believes that racism is just an excuse used by lazy, non-white Americans Add one white former U. S. chief of staff whose chief effort is to maintain, with the help of his minstrel Negroes, a perception of black intellectual inferiority as compared to whites Set said unlikely interracialinter-religious relationship to flourish at an HBCU in the South whose operating procedures give it a bearing more closely resembling a plantation of administrative apes Salt with indifference, knead with discrimination and bake in the searing hearth of racism for five years. The result The sweet aroma of a relationship that stands as a testimony that America is one of the few places in the world where any individual, regardless of sex, race or religious affiliation, can fulfill their dreams. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. N° de ref. de la librería

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Sinopsis: Imagine a black Catholic arriving in post-9/11 America on a scholarship to act as a substitute minority. He has no idea that he is "black" in the American sense… Add one white Mormon who, taking said incumbent black Catholic minority substitute immigrant under his wing, believes that racism is just an excuse used by lazy, non-white Americans… Add one white former U.S. chief of staff whose chief effort is to maintain, with the help of his minstrel Negroes, a perception of black intellectual inferiority as compared to whites… Set said unlikely interracial/inter-religious relationship to flourish at an HBCU in the South whose operating procedures give it a bearing more closely resembling a plantation of administrative apes… Salt with indifference, knead with discrimination and bake in the searing hearth of racism for five years. The result? The sweet aroma of a relationship that stands as a testimony that America is one of the few places in the world where any individual, regardless of sex, race or religious affiliation, can fulfill their dreams.

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Título: Facing America: The Arrival of a Black Man ...
Editorial: PublishAmerica
Encuadernación: Paperback
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