There is so much information in this book that I would not advise anyone to try and consume it in one sitting - I took my time, and let each chapter resonate properly before moving on to the next. She explains, “The logical extension of the zero sum story is that a future without racism is something that white people should fear because there will be nothing for them in it.” THE SUM OF US WHAT RACISM COSTS ... which hinges on the zero-sum assumption that any gain for Blacks, say, would mean a concomitant loss for Whites. The Sum of Us is a brilliant analysis of how we arrived here: divided and self-destructing, materially rich but spiritually starved and vastly unequal. The Sum of Us by Heather McGhee kind of knocked my socks off! The Sum of Us removes the cloak from this land of so-called innocents and brilliantly offers a path forward for the nation. This book is for all of us standing in the breach, working toward social change. Serves Cafe, Bakery, Salad. This is the question that Heather McGee, former director of the think tank Demos, asks in The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together. The Sum of Us is a brilliant analysis of how we arrived here: divided and self-destructing, materially rich but spiritually starved and vastly unequal. The Sum of Us is a brilliant analysis of how we arrived here: divided and self-destructing, materially rich but spiritually starved and vastly unequal. The Sum of Us is a brilliant analysis of how we arrived here: divided and self-destructing, materially rich but spiritually starved and vastly unequal. 11,524 were here. “The Sum of Us”: Book Review by Hazel Henderson “The Sum of Us”: Book Review by Hazel Henderson. The Sum of Us is a brilliant analysis of how we arrived here: divided and self-destructing, materially rich but spiritually starved and vastly unequal. Cost AED 230 for two people (approx.) The sum of us At Wiley, we believe that all of us together, are greater than each of us separately, and that everyone should be free to participate in their own authentic way. Our experiences have been as diverse as we are. LaRae Long March 12, 2021 Global Citizen, Trendspotting, Books and Reviews, Articles by Hazel Henderson, Latest Headlines. Stream The Sum of Us by Heather McGhee, read by Heather McGhee by PRH Audio from desktop or your mobile device Until reading “The Sum of Us,” however, I had trouble articulating why these assertions sounded so ridiculous. With intelligence and care (as well as with a trove of sometimes heart-breaking and sometimes heart-opening true stories) Heather McGhee shows us what racism has cost all of us, as a society. This is not a quick read, but a take your time, dig deep and listen type of read. We use wholesome ingredients bursting with flavour to create dishes that are simple, but never basic. One of the first stops on my book journey to write The Sum of Us was Montgomery, Alabama, which is one of many places where there is a beautiful central park in the city. We don’t get to opt out, because it’s been imposed on us. New to the SUM of Us team Mimi is currently completing her final year of a double Bachelor of Science and Arts at Monash University majoring in Psychology and Physiology. Racism is not a personal failing, it’s a systemic construct. The Sum of Us is taken directly from the stage play, as such, some of the lines are more 'stagey' than 'filmy' but get over those, and you have a very enjoyable film. --Eddie S. Glaude Jr., Funny, interesting, charming, touching and rather refreshingly free from overt stereotypes, which can dog so many other gay films. She ably moves through some of the largest infrastructural deficiencies in the U.S. and explains how a zero-sum mindset, combined with the constant plague of systemic racism, have led to fewer amenities for all. The Sum of Us The single releases to the world May 29 2020 and with every download, SLB will be donating a portion of the proceeds to The Ladies Who Rock 4 A Cause, a charity that uses the unifying power of music to help those in need. With care and unflinching honesty, McGhee has written an extraordinary book for these difficult days." “The zero sum is a very old story that tells people that there’s an us and a them and progress for them has to come at our expense,” she said. Zero sum undermines worker solidarity Heather McGhee, in the book “The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together,” take this further. What Racism Costs … It’s not about you; it’s the story of us. This book is for all of us standing in the breach, working toward social change. With care and unflinching honesty, McGhee has written an extraordinary book for these difficult days.”—Eddie S. 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