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Title:
Unified : how our unlikely friendship gives us hope for a divided country
Author:
Scott, Tim, 1965- author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Carol Stream, Illinois : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., [2018]

©2018.
Physical Description:
220 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
In a divided country desperate for unity, two sons of South Carolina show how different races, life experiences, and pathways can lead to a deep friendship--even in a state that was rocked to its core by the 2015 Charleston church shooting.
Language:
English
Contents:
Prologue -- "Welcome to Congress" : friendship begins with trust -- Tested by success : the call to the Senate -- "There's been a shooting in Charleston" : a killer, a race war, and a Senator's best friend -- Like the friends of Job : a tough assignment and a Congressman's best friend -- What we have in common : building a friendship to last -- Establish credibility : creating and environment where trust can grow -- A black Senator's perspective on law enforcement : a balanced view -- A white former prosecutor's perspective on law enforcement : to pursue the truth -- The power of a positive influence : the impact of a Sunday school teacher and a businessman -- Let's talk about solutions : where we go from there -- Epilogue: Hope is the agent of change.
ISBN:
9781496430410
Format :
Book