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The Making of a Black President

Ta-Nehisi Coates, Jackie Lay The Atlantic
Ta-Nehisi Coates explores President Barack Obama’s journey to the White House

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Between the World and Me: 10,000 Years From Tomorrow

James Forman Jr. The Atlantic
The permanence of racial injustice makes the struggle for the future necessary today, says James Forman Jr. Over the next few weeks, The Atlantic will be publishing a series of responses to Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me. This is the first in a series. Readers are invited to send their own responses to, to follow along on Twitter at #BTWAM, or to read other responses to the book from Atlantic readers and contributors.
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