THE NATION: "How the Alt-Right Uses Social Science to Make Racism Respectable"
January 16, 2018, 06:48 AM
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From The Nation:

How the Alt-Right Uses Social Science to Make Racism Respectable

It’s a strategy long in the making.

By Khalil Gibran Muhammad

… These new white supremacists are coming not with tiki torches but with reasoned arguments, buttressed by facts and figures, to make palatable racist ideas that many people, deep down, have always felt were true. …

Khalil Gibran Muhammad [Email him]is a professor of history, race and public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, Suzanne Young Murray professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and author of The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime and the Making of Modern Urban America .

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