And it is that spirit of honesty and the willingness to confront the ugly parts of human experience that give Inheriting the Trade
its value. Nowhere in the book does DeWolf find any real answers to their questions about redressing the wrongs of their ancestors. But honest self-examination remains an excellent place to start. Read Full Review
DeWolf’s memoir merits inclusion on reading lists for students of American history, race relations and spiritual growth.
“His conclusions will be controversial, but DeWolf’s intimate confrontation with white America’s 'unearned privilege' sears the conscience.”