By Paula D. McClain,Paula McClain

In a country equipped through immigrants and bedeviled via the historical past and legacy of slavery and discrimination, how can we, as american citizens, reconcile a dedication to equality and freedom with continual inequality and discrimination? And what do we do approximately it? This commonly acclaimed textual content through Paula D. McClain, with new coauthor Jessica D. Johnson Carew, presents a accomplished and obtainable evaluation of the historic and modern political adventure of the foremost groups-African americans, Latinos, Asian american citizens, and American Indians-in the us. It explores the similarities and modifications in those teams' illustration and participation in legislations, politics, and policymaking, discusses the iconic matters and issues that they face, and examines intra- and inter-group festival and coalition-building within the face of tolerating 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 subject, 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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