I’m reading Caste: The Origins of our Discontents and I’m haunted.
As an Indian American (who’s studied and worked with the poorest of the poor in India); as a kid in South Jersey who was pulled into and confronted Nazi culture directly and have continued to study it since; and as…an American acutely aware that were still inside or one lifetime removed from Black people having civil rights …
Chapter 9 of this book shook me.
I’m 21% into this book and feel so many synapses formed and connected in the most horrific and disappointing of ways.
Isabel Wilkerson: wow.