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Please See My Colour

Please, “See My Colour” Many of my white friends have bought my memoir, and because it is on race, they think they are reassuring me and our relationship by saying they have never seen my colour or thought of me as any different from them. But to be a better friend I want you to..

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IMMIGRATION, RACE AND SURVIVAL: FROM TRINIDAD TO CANADA: LIVING IN PARALLEL WORLDS

Immigration, Race and Survival - Trinidad to Canada Living in Parallel Worlds by Cecily Pouchet Alexander, Memoir

If you still think Canadians are not racist, this book will open your eyes to a different reality. This memoir spans the author’s lifetime: childhood in Trinidad where classism is a theme throughout; immigration to Canada at the age of nineteen, which opened her eyes to the many challenges she would have to face to..

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