by Kathleen Osta, Managing Director, National Equity Project

[White people] are, in effect, still trapped in a history which they do not understand; and until they understand it, they cannot be released from it. They have had to believe for many years, and for innumerable reasons, that black men are inferior to white men. Many of them, indeed, know better, but, as you will discover, people find it very difficult to act on what they know. To act is to be committed, and to be committed is to be in danger. In this case the danger, in the minds of…

Kathleen Osta

Kathleen is a Regional Director at the National Equity Project www.nationalequityproject.org

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