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This book than anything else is a testament to authors who should hire ghostwriters If Ron Stallworth did in fact hire a ghostwriter he should have hired a better one The
"Premise A Black Police Officer "a black Književna groupie 2: Strovaljivanje police officer as a card carrying member of the KKK via a white undercover surrogate is fascinating It is also uickly sanded to almost nothing as we learn that ultimately Stallworth s lengthy charade amounted amounted to little than a funny story and speculation regarding crimes that may have beenrevented He himself admits that the tangible effects of this operation were tenuous at bestThis aired with a narrative that is riddled with repetition and etty grudges with fellow officers that Davids Sling played no role in the investigation itself make the overall story come across as bragadocious What could have been a much shorter story about boldly and creatively overcoming racism within bothrofessional and societal settings is instead stretched into an ego stroking recollection that left me wishing I had read the Wikipedia Reality Hunger: A Manifesto. David Shields page instead See the movie read the book or both hopefully you already have done one or the other If you haven t I encourage you to do so now It was relevant when it happened it is so now I rarely find the movie as good as or better than the book but both are fantastic It s a great story not the most exceptional writing I m glad somebodyrotects us from terrorist I m leased that I read it This memoir dragged in spots but I admire the courage of the author to risk his life For This EndeavorSide Note this endeavorSide Note Lee did an excellent job in adapting this To really appreciate this book you have to ask yourself what if I had to befriend my enemies For Detective Ron Stallworth it goes beyond that diving deep into secret rituals cross burning race meetings and he joins the Ku Klux Klan undercover as one member of one of the most frightening and frankly bizarre groups to exist within the United States As the story continues at its co. In 1978 the community of Colorado Springs Colorado experienced a growth of Ku Klux Klan KKK membership One man dared to challenge their effort and thwart attempts to take over the city Police Detective Ron Stallworth He launched an. .
Re it becomes less about racism and about morality or lack thereof and why such hatred thrives in supposedly one of the most tolerant and free countries in the world Instead of Just Destiny painting the KKK asure evil Stallworth looks at the complexity of the group and what drives its members towards heinous acts and an irrational aversion to non whites and multiculturalism As he gets closer to Grand Wizard David Duke his osition becomes even endangered of being discovered Black Klansman is a
disturbing tale at times and one that I d hope wouldn t betale at times and one that I d hope wouldn t be times and one that I d hope wouldn t be a in this day and age but the KKK still exists today spreading to new audiences using the internet and still doing the ol cross burning in the woods bit among other things including etty crime and spreading ropaganda It can t be denied that though the KKK is of a fringe group these days it s still fully functioning which is a scary reality Black Klansman is therefore very timely but it s also a strong image of the 1970 s era and one man s dedication to understanding It s honestly one of the best memoirs I ve ever read with all the integrity and spirit of the film Fried Green Tomatoes and all the depth and humanity of Schindler s List I wasn t expecting it to be as complex as it was but it s such an amazing story and one that everybody should read A fascinating story that made for a medicore storytelling experience Stallworth could have benefitted from a ghostwriter and a heavy handed editor Forty year old etty grievaces against co workers don t belong in a biography and neither does repetition after repetition His sidebars and commentary are flat with little to no nuance and descriptionWhere this book shines entertains is in exposing what a hack many of these hate groups arewere in the 1970s Advertising their meetings in the newspaper David Duke answering the national headuarters hone line255 rounded up because of anticipation for the Spike Lee film which will undoubtedly include be. Undercover investigation into the Klan gained membership into the organization briefly served as Duke's bodyguard and was eventually asked to be the leader of the Colorado Springs chapter The irony of this investigation was that ,