Kelly Was 'Stupid' About the Civil War. You Don't Have to Be - Page 3

Ta-Nehisi Coates recommends 5 books to make you 'unstupid'
By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 1, 2017 4:04 PM CDT

  • Out of the House of Bondage by Thavolia Glymph: "Slavery was the monster that made monsters of its masters. Compromising with it was morally bankrupt—and stupid."
  • The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass: "The chapter depicting the bounty of food on which the enslavers feasted while the enslaved nearly starved is just devastating."
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