In her new book 'Just Us,' Claudia Rankine invites us all to talk about white privilege

In her new book 'Just Us,' Claudia Rankine invites us all to talk about white privilege
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“But what about Black-on-Black crime?”It’s a question that poet, playwright and professor Claudia Rankine has been fielding ever since she toured the country for her 2014 bestseller “Citizen: An American Lyric.” And she expects it for her latest work.“It was never from a white person but always a South Asian guy trying to distance himself from me to show that he’s not Black,” Rankine said. “I understand. There’s a level of anxiety associated with Blackness because of the violence and the history of degradation that comes with that. They want to have a chance to live.”Her new book, “Just Us: An...

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