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I Woke Up A Black Man

Jamell Crouthers

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Book Description

Eric a white man wakes up one morning to find out he's a black man. While he does freak out, his life doesn't stop because of this. He goes out into the world to find out the stories his best friend Warren tells of being a black man has truth to them. Eric soon realizes that there is a huge race problem that exists in this country. After his experiences of being a black man, he understands that his white privilege has allowed him to get by and that change must happen and it starts with him.

Book Review

This is one of those books that should be required reading for everyone. As one sided as it seems, it really isn't. If you are black, then you already know what it is like. If not, then this book is for you. This is an accurate report/reflection on the truth.


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