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By Corinna Fales

Plunging readers into traumatic and modern terrain of the human middle, the writer (a daughter of Jewish refugees) interviews members from Lincoln University—the first degree-granting traditionally Black university—where she grew up prior to passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. From a in demand Black civil-rights chief to the White son of an alleged KKK member, her interviews shape an unique heritage that illuminates our strengths and our common hassle with diversity.

We became so guarded and careful—so focused on announcing the incorrect thing—that we don't engage or speak surely with one another. worry and dishonesty, politically disguised as kindness and sensitivity, abort the opportunity of actual switch. however the down-to-earth neighborhood portrait that emerges in Different, and the author’s practical and fresh standpoint at the humans we're, create a respiring area and how to circulation forward.

Ever ask yourself why we now have continuously had a troubled courting with the truth that we’re different—the very cloth of human life? Here’s why, and here’s hope.

 

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