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Toni Morrison’s Questions

Her famous Charlie Rose interview is instructive for today

Toni Morrison, 1970 — Public Domain photograph

Years ago, in an interview on the Charlie Rose Show, the Nobel Laureate, Toni Morrison asked and said what millions of people try to ask and say everyday about American racism.

Here’s an excerpt:




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