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Read this as you read "New Boy," a YA literature offering by Judge Julian Houston New Boy. The two together explore the issues of race and culture change. Very well done. Read morePublished on November 20, 2012 by M. Heiss
Richard Thompson Ford's THE RACE CARD How Bluffing About Bias Makes Relations Worse is a easy to read and very thought provoking book. Read morePublished on September 9, 2010 by Wooley in PSL
This is a refreshing account of how people--especially African Americans--play the racism charge in order to get what they want. Read morePublished on March 20, 2010 by Gary Behun
I picked this book up merely for the title, it struck me as quite interesting, and I thought why not? Read morePublished on August 19, 2009 by Justin F. Mc Donald
This is a very thoughtful, fair book. Ford, a black law professor, clearly thinks racism is still alive, but skewers demagogues like Al Sharpton for "playing the race card. Read morePublished on July 18, 2009 by J. Davis
In reading Richard Thompson Ford's The Race Card: How Bluffing About Bias Makes Race Relations Worse, I was put in mind of one of William Shakespeare's most quoted bon mots. Read morePublished on October 16, 2008 by Cosmoetica