Jews and Blacks

Jews and Blacks

A Dialogue on Race, Religion, and Culture in America

By Michael Lerner; Cornel West

Plume Books, Paperback, 9780452275911, 304pp.

Publication Date: February 1996


"Credible and important."Kirkus Reviews. With a new epilogue on the simpson verdict and the Million Man March.

About the Author
Rabbi Michael Lerner is co-founder and editor of "Tikkum Magazine" and national co-chair of the Tikkun Community, an international organization committed to social healing and trasnformation, including bringing peace and reconciliation to Israel and Palestine.

Educator and philosopher Dr. Cornel West is the Class of 1943 University Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University. Known as one of America's most gifted, provocative, and important public intellectuals, Dr. West has won numerous awards, including the American Book Award, and has received more than 20 honorary degrees. His best-selling book "Race Matters" (1993), which has sold over 400,000 copies, changed the course of America's dialogue on race, justice, and democracy; and his book "Democracy Matters: Winning the Fight Against Imperialism" (2004) was a # 11 "New York Times" bestseller. His writings, along with his frequent lectures, have brought him widespread attention and honors.