Police Killings are Not Isolated Incidents

To understand black anger we must reckon with white history

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You cannot know that which you have never been taught.

And in this country — a place where reciting the pledge of allegiance and setting off fireworks every July 4th is what passes for historical memory — it goes without saying there is a lot we haven’t learned.

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Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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Tim Wise

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Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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