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Civil Rights Lite: Or How Fiction and Fact Become One

By Linda Tarrant-Reid I know, I know, everyone loved the novel The Help by Kathryn Stockett.  It’s been on the NYT’s Best Seller’s List for combined print and e-book fiction for 24 weeks, and is #1.  Now the book is … Continue reading

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Malcolm X Redux

By Linda Tarrant-Reid Originally published in The Westchester County Press, April 21, 2011   I recently read about historian and scholar Manning Marable passing away, just days before the publication of his controversial book Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention.  … Continue reading

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