• Devastating. . . Alexander does a fine job of truth-telling, pointing a finger where it rightly should be pointed: at all of us, liberal and conservative, white and black

  • Invaluable . . . a timely and stunning guide to the labyrinth of propaganda, discrimination, and racist policies masquerading under other names that comprises what we call justice in America

    Daily Kos
  • Undoubtedly the most important book published in this century about the U.S.

    Birmingham News
  • Written with rare clarity, depth, and candor