Mitchell Fink is a celebrated journalist and writer best known for his three decades of breaking stories at the New York Daily News, People magazine, the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, CNN, Fox and CBS. He is also the author of The Last Days of Dead Celebrities and the co-author of the New York Times bestselling book, Never Forget: An Oral History of September 11, 2001.
Fink became like a brother to Robert Dunn during last two years of his life, absorbing his journey, from his childhood experiences of racism to his membership in the Nation of Islam and its world of black supremacy and beyond through college and law school, and eventually to the crushing realization that the enemy all along was the enemy within. He spent more than a year with Dorothy’s family, chronicling her story.
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Change of Heart: A Black Man A White Woman A Heart Transplant, and A True Love Story
Robert Dunn experienced hatred and bigotry as part of a black family moving into Queens. At the same time, Dorothy Moore was abandoned by her Irish-Catholic parents. Their stories became one when heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz implanted Moore’s heart into Dunn.
The prior events, and the terror Dunn walked through upon realizing his life was saved by a white woman led to his true "change of heart".
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