Learned from the worst: how former white supremacists shake hate

Getting a Handle on the Most Hateful Habit

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“Well, it makes one wonder and think more about hate as an addiction because there can be so many aspects of it.”

Separation

“For years, I didn’t even pick up a Bible anymore. I couldn’t read it without only reading it from a bad point of view…I didn’t want to read it,” says Carter.

Starting Over

Self-talk

Keeping It Going

Is there any doubt about how implicit biases can do more harm in society than overt racism?

“it took me less than two years to learn to hate, and nine years to unlearn it.”

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