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By Paula D. McClain,Paula McClain

In a country equipped by means of immigrants and bedeviled by way of the historical past and legacy of slavery and discrimination, how will we, as americans, reconcile a dedication to equality and freedom with chronic inequality and discrimination? And what will we do approximately it? This greatly acclaimed textual content through Paula D. McClain, with new coauthor Jessica D. Johnson Carew, presents a finished and obtainable review of the historic and modern political adventure of the main groups-African american citizens, Latinos, Asian american citizens, and American Indians-in the us. It explores the similarities and ameliorations in those teams' illustration and participation in legislations, politics, and policymaking, discusses the long-lasting concerns and matters that they face, and examines intra- and inter-group festival and coalition-building within the face of putting up with clash and inequality.

The 7th version has been completely revised and up to date to incorporate assurance of President Barack Obama's moment time period, the 2016 election, police brutality and Black Lives topic, and the Dakota entry Pipeline protest stream. With a brand-new bankruptcy at the intersections of race and gender, "Can all of us Get Along?" is still unprecedented in its comparative insurance of the present panorama of minority politics within the United States.

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