From the New York Times:
We can’t create a more just nation simply by dressing up institutions in more shades of brown. Now we must confront structural racism.
By KHALIL GIBRAN MUHAMMAD JAN. 14, 2017 …
Khalil Gibran Muhammad is professor of history, race and public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and the author of “The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime and the Making of Modern Urban America.”
It might offer a little more perspective to mention that Professor Muhammad’s great-grandfather was the Honorable Elijah Muhammad, supreme leader of the Nation of Islam (a.k.a., Black Muslims):
The Honorable Elijah Muhammad had a no nonsense way of dealing with his problems, such as Malcolm X’s apostasy: