In widely reported news, Sen. Dick Durbin, acknowledged that he gave Sen. Jeff Sessions, President-Elect Donald Trump’s AG nominee, a copy of Carol Anderson’s White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide, which chronicles the issue of race in America since the Civil War.

“… Durbin signaled that his concerns extend beyond Sessions’ decades-old remarks to the conservative Alabama senator’s views on voter identification laws and the 2013 Supreme Court decision that invalidated key provisions of the Voting Rights Act. Durbin even said he gave Sessions a book: “White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide” by Carol Anderson …” [Politico.com]

This story was also covered by The Washington Times, The Guardian, and elsewhere.


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