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DNA Science and Race Relations

DNA Science and Race Relations

Alondra Nelson, dean of social science and professor of sociology and gender studies at Columbia University and the author of The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation After the Genome (Beacon Press, 2016), looks at how genetic genealogy is a new tool for addressing old and enduring issues like grappling with the unfinished business of slavery.