Wednesday, October 19, 2016 8:44 AM
You’ve been told that before. At age 4, you can’t go outside in your underwear. At 10, you can’t drink that. At 15, you can’t go to the party. You can’t have the job. You can’t live like this. You’ve been told you can’t a thousand times, maybe right, maybe wrong or, as in the new novel, “Small Great Things” by Jodi Picoult, maybe because of your skin color.