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Politics and literature she elucidates how accidents of birth such as national origin race and gender that once determined the boundaries of Americanness still cast their shadows today Lalami poignantly illustrates how white supremacy survives through adaptation and legislation with the result that a caste system is maintained that keeps the modern euivalen

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Conditional Citizens On Belonging in AmericaWhat does it mean to be American? In this starkly illuminating and impassioned book Pulitzer Prize finalist Laila Lalami recounts her unlikely journey from Moroccan immigrant to US citizen using it as a starting point for her exploration of the rights liberties and protections that are traditionally associated with American citizenship Tapping into history