She comments, “By revealing the truth about how racism really started, we will discover that we have all been victims of its ugly effects. Blacks and whites had to be taught the meaning of ‘blackness’ and ‘whiteness’ in such a way as to create the division, and this division was preserved by force and violence, and sanctioned by laws.”
“African American students have been cheated out of a quality education. America must redeem the time when they should have been getting a quality education,” she adds.
Black Lives Have Always Mattered: The Impact of Slavery on the African American Student
by Dr. Patricia McQueen
Paperback: 108 pages
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