By Ellis Cashmore
The most respected product those celebrities promote, in response to Cashmore, is a selected notion of the US: as a country the place racism has been - if now not banished - rendered insignificant. Jargon-free yet with scholarly recognition to concept, facts and common sense, this can be a riveting account of latest American society, from the minstrel exhibits of the 19th century, throughout the Hollywood movie of the Thirties, to modern hip-hop culture.
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