June 30, 2012 7:33 PM
Book review | ‘Some of My Best Friends Are Black’ exposes KC’s racial divide
Kansas City residents who are proud of their metropolis might wish Tanner Colby had never written “Some of My Best Friends Are Black,” despite the book’s superb qualities. Why? Because Colby examines the failure of racial integration in the United States by examining the separation of African-Americans and Caucasians in the workplace, in churches, in schools and in residential neighborhoods.