Winfrey picks Isabel Wilkerson’s ‘Caste’ for her book club

The 59-year-old Wilkerson is an author and journalist who won the National Book Critics Circle award in 2011 for her previous book, “The Warmth of Other Suns,” about the Black migration from the South in the early 20th century. In “Caste,” she looks at American history and the treatment of Blacks and finds what she […]

Daughters of the bomb: my reckoning with Hiroshima, 75 years later

When I first read the book in 1991, I was struggling to make sense of my place among some Americans who still – 46 years after the bomb – saw someone like me as subhuman. I was a child with a Japanese immigrant father (he was born three years after the bomb) and a white […]

Silverstone installs new kerb to help avoid tyre damage

Read Also: Pirelli to scrap Silverstone FP2 tyre testing Pirelli: Softer tyres not a risk at second Silverstone race Renault driver Esteban Ocon said the lack of a kerb exiting Becketts meant it was easier to run wide and dip a wheel onto the grass. “We have seen a lot of cuts and stuff that […]