David Anthony Durham, author of Acacia and Pride of Carthage, just wrote a fascinating post on his blog.
Here's a teaser:
On race issues people often "unwittingly" say things in denying racial concerns that actually prove how valid those concerns actually are. The "color blind" thing... Okay, before I say much let me make it clear that when I talk about this issue I'm not out to make any personal attacks. I'm just offering a perspective informed by a lifetime of inhabiting the skin I do. It's about asking folks to consider that they might not have all the answers - and that they might not have thought the entire thing through as much as they think.
To read the rest, click on this link.
It should make you think. . .