Racism is as American as Apple Pie or Your Ford F-150

Baked in from the start, American ideology is now what keeps racial inequity in place

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When I say that racism is as American as apple pie or your Ford F-150, I mean that it’s as American as Mickey Mouse riding a Harley.

Eating a Big Mac.



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Tim Wise

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