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The Whiskey of our Discontent
Quraysh Ali Lansana
Georgia A. Popoff
Reflections on the profound influence of poet, educator, and social activist Gwendolyn Brooks through examinations of her life and work.
"When the Welfare People Come"
Analyzes the history of the U.S. child welfare system and its implications today, offering ideas for reform and building solidarity.
Marlene Gerber Fried
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Undivided Rights captures the evolving and largely unknown activist history of women of color organizing for reproductive justice.
A Time to Die
The essential first hand account of the Attica Prison rebellion, back in print for the 40th anniversary of the uprising
This Is Not A Test
Vilson, a teacher from an urban school composed of black and poor youth, challenges racism and inequality in the classroom.
Younge explains why "The Speech" maintains its powerful social relevance by sharing the dramatic story surrounding it.
The Southern Mystique
Howard Zinn examines the politics of the South and his own experiences there.
Howard Zinn tells the story of one of the most important civil rights groups in American history.
Reinventing Race, Reinventing Racism
John J. Betancur
Though far from a 'post-racial' society, the form of race and racism in the U.S. has changed over the years.
The Political Economy of Racism
A forceful, well-researched historical analysis of racism's roots and its persistence in the institutions of American society.
People Wasn't Made to Burn
The long-buried story of a Chicagoan's struggle for justice after four of his children perished in a tragic fire.
Organized Labor and the Black Worker, 1619-1981
Philip S. Foner
A classic, radical history of Black workers' contribution to the American labor movement.
The Old Man
The classic historical biography reissued for the 150th anniversary of John Brown's celebrated uprising against slavery.
My People Are Rising
A compelling look at the rise and fall of the Black Panther generation, through the eyes of a founding member.
My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter
Powerful, poetic meditations on motherhood, sisterhood, spirituality, solidarity, displacement/gentrification, racism, and sexism.
More than an Athlete
In this, his first collection of poems, Etan Thomas defies the stereotype of the a-political athlete.
Two-time NBA champion Craig Hodges has never been shy about speaking truth to power.
Justice in Everyday Life
Howard Zinn’s book on the way justice really works in the U.S
The John Carlos Story
John Wesley Carlos
John Carlos, the man behind the most iconic moment of the Black Power movement, tells his story.
I Am Troy Davis
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A riveting eyewitness account of the Davis family's courageous struggle against America's flawed criminal justice system.
How We Get Free
"If Black women were free, it would mean that everyone else would have to be free." —Combahee River Collective Statement
How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America
Marable offers profound insight into the deeply intertwined problems of race and class in the United States historically and today.
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation
An indispensable contribution to the movement for racial justice in postracial” America.
Freedom Is a Constant Struggle
Angela Y. Davis
Activist, teacher, author and icon of the Black Power movement Angela Davis talks Ferguson, Palestine, and prison abolition.