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Nice White Ladies: The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It

Nice White Ladies: The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It 1103628 SREXXX10.1177/23326492221103628Sociology of Race and Ethnicity XX(X)Book Review research-article2022 Book Review Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 1 –2 © American Sociological Association 2022 Nice White Ladies: sre.sagepub.com The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It Jessie Daniels Nice White Ladies: The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It. New Y ork: Seal Press, 2021. $16.99. 248 pp. ISBN 978-1-5416-7586-5. Reviewed by: Kathleen J. Fitzgerald, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA DOI: 10.1177/23326492221103628 The title of Jessie Daniels’s new book, Nice White whiteness in whatever flavor it comes” (p. 7). In Ladies, deliberately contrasts with her primary argu- this spirit, her second chapter is directed at white ment, which is that white women have been key feminists, women like me; women who see them- players in the perpetuation of and violence of white selves as progressive and seek to distance them- supremacy, historically and currently. This idea selves from white women like Carolyn Bryant, challenges the long-standing cultural perception of Emmett Till’s accuser. The violence of white wom- white women as nurturing and deserving of special anhood is http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Sociology of Race and Ethnicity SAGE

Nice White Ladies: The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It

Sociology of Race and Ethnicity , Volume OnlineFirst: 1 – Jan 1, 2022

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1103628 SREXXX10.1177/23326492221103628Sociology of Race and Ethnicity XX(X)Book Review research-article2022 Book Review Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 1 –2 © American Sociological Association 2022 Nice White Ladies: sre.sagepub.com The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It Jessie Daniels Nice White Ladies: The Truth About White Supremacy, Our Role in It, and How We can Help Dismantle It. New Y ork: Seal Press, 2021. $16.99. 248 pp. ISBN 978-1-5416-7586-5. Reviewed by: Kathleen J. Fitzgerald, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA DOI: 10.1177/23326492221103628 The title of Jessie Daniels’s new book, Nice White whiteness in whatever flavor it comes” (p. 7). In Ladies, deliberately contrasts with her primary argu- this spirit, her second chapter is directed at white ment, which is that white women have been key feminists, women like me; women who see them- players in the perpetuation of and violence of white selves as progressive and seek to distance them- supremacy, historically and currently. This idea selves from white women like Carolyn Bryant, challenges the long-standing cultural perception of Emmett Till’s accuser. The violence of white wom- white women as nurturing and deserving of special anhood is

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Published: Jan 1, 2022

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