Is Reconciliation Possible? Lessons From Combating “Modern Racism”

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Author: Valerie Batts, Ph.D.
​In this newly revised article, Dr. Valerie Batts offers personal reflections on and responses to the social history of oppression and racially-motivated violence in the United States.
​“Is Reconciliation Possible” examines, both in the U.S. and South Africa, the concept of covert and systemic “modern racism” and outlines a model for combating it to bring about community transformation and reconciliation.