Book Discussion on Losing the Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America

Mr. McWhorter talked about his book Losing the Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America, published by the Free Press. The book looks… read more

Mr. McWhorter talked about his book Losing the Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America, published by the Free Press. The book looks at what the author argues is the lack of achievement in the African-American community, a result of a victim mentality based on a legacy of racism. He also answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Losing the Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America

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158874-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Oakland, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 9, 2000
Last Aired:
Sep 30, 2000

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  • Sep 09, 2000 | 9:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2000 | 6:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 30, 2000 | 9:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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