My Haley’s new book The Treason of Mary Louvestre is a perfect fit for the ideas of Women For One. The story of a brave woman during the civil war who is willing to betray the south and then endure an arduous journey to the north to hand over secret plans, The Treason of Mary Louvestre is a story of determination and courage which includes strong themes of race, gender, and poverty.
Today we are presenting a conversation with the powerful Dr. Myran Haley. Many people will recall the impactful book and mini-series Roots by Alex Haley. Dr. My Haley, widow of Alex Haley, completed this book with her late husband and continues to share stories of strong relationships and the lasting power of humanity through her new book and teachings. Those relationships, from slave to slave owner, from Northern soldiers to Southern rebels, and from a woman on the run to her experience finding herself in the midst of that journey, are at the core of this book.