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The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit is set on the English coast in the hot summer of 1976, so the music in this playlist is pretty much all from the... Continue »
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I Have Chosen to Stay and Fight by Margaret Cho
I Have Chosen to Stay and Fight

emjaysea, January 7, 2007

The anger in this book is tempered by Margaret's dry humor. I was grateful to be reminded that many white Americans (myself included) have the luxury of being seen by others without the filter of our race/ethnicity. The author's in-your-face humor is an effective way of commenting on injustice and absurdity in our society.
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