Tears we cannot stop : a sermon to white America (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Tears we cannot stop : a sermon to white America

Tears we cannot stop : a sermon to white America

Author: Michael Eric Dyson
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Fifty years ago Malcolm X told a white woman who asked what she could do for the cause, 'Nothing.' Michael Eric Dyson believes he was wrong. Now he responds to that question. If society is to make real racial progress, people must face difficult truths, including being honest about how Black grievance has been ignored, dismissed, or discounted.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dyson, Michael Eric.
Tears we cannot stop.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Eric Dyson
ISBN: 9781250136008 1250136008
OCLC Number: 968780028
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified]: HathiTrust Digital Library. 2021. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Call to worship --
Hymns of praise --
Invocation --
Scripture reading --
Sermon. Repenting of whiteness. Inventing whiteness ; The five stages of white grief ; The plague of white innocence ; Being Black in America. Nigger ; Our own worst enemy? ; Coptopia --
Benediction --
Offering plate --
Prelude to service --
Closing prayer.
Responsibility: Michael Eric Dyson.


As America grapples with race with anguish and anger at a level not seen since the 60s, one of America's leading black voices speaks out honestly and provocatively to white America.  Read more...


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