Born A Crime
Stories From A South African ChildhoodAudiobook CD - 2016 | Unabridged.
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Trevor Noah narrates his memoir of growing up in apartheid South Africa with an approachable, witty, and poignant style. This audiobook has appeal across all ages.
Read by the author, Trevor Noah's tales of growing up in the shadow of apartheid are raw and heartbreaking, hopeful and funny.
Read by the author, Trevor Noah's tales of growing up in the shadow of apartheid are raw and heartbreaking, hopeful and funny. Suggested by Liz.
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But the real world doesn't go away. Racism exists. People are getting hurt. And just because it's not happening to you, doesn't mean it's not happening. And at some point you have to choose; black or white, pick a side. You can try to hide from it. You can say, oh I don't take sides, but at some point, life will force you to pick a side.
People love to say, “Give a man a fish, and he’ll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, and he’ll eat for a lifetime.” What they don’t say is, “And it would be nice if you gave him a fishing rod.” That’s the part of the analogy that’s missing.
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