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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
By Michelle Alexander, Cornel West (Introduction by)
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Published: New Press - January 16th, 2012

Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
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Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020

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Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Cover Image
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Published: One World - August 18th, 2015

One Mighty and Irresistible Tide: The Epic Struggle Over American Immigration, 1924-1965 Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 19th, 2020

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Barracoon: The Story of the Last
By Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker (Foreword by), Deborah G. Plant (Introduction by)
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Published: Amistad - May 8th, 2018

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement Cover Image
By Angela Y. Davis, Frank Barat (Editor), Cornel West (Preface by)
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 9th, 2016

A Silent Fury: The El Bordo Mine Fire Cover Image
By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator)
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Published: And Other Stories - June 16th, 2020

Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership (Justice) Cover Image
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 21st, 2019

Afropean: Notes from Black Europe Cover Image
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Published: Allen Lane - September 1st, 2019

Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence Cover Image
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Published: Bold Type Books - March 3rd, 2020

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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #3) Cover Image
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Published: Beacon Press - August 11th, 2015

The NRA: The Unauthorized History Cover Image
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 31st, 2020

The Socialist Challenge Today: Syriza, Corbyn, Sanders Cover Image
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Published: Haymarket Books - April 28th, 2020

MBS: The Rise to Power of Mohammed bin Salman Cover Image
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - March 10th, 2020

How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
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Published: One World - August 13th, 2019

My Bondage and My Freedom Cover Image
By Frederick Douglass, John David Smith (Introduction by), John David Smith (Notes by)
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 4th, 2003

Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators Cover Image
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 15th, 2019

On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 17th, 2019

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America Cover Image
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Published: Liveright - May 1st, 2018

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White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation Cover Image
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Published: Beacon Press - November 12th, 2019

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Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State (Jacobin) Cover Image
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Published: Verso - March 12th, 2019

Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 7th, 2020

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Carceral Capitalism (Semiotext(e) / Intervention #21) Cover Image
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Published: Semiotext(e) - February 23rd, 2018

The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America Cover Image
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Published: Metropolitan Books - January 14th, 2020

The Deviant's War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America Cover Image
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 2nd, 2020

SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome Cover Image
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Published: Liveright - September 6th, 2016

The Case of the Vanishing Blonde: And Other True Crime Stories Cover Image
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - July 7th, 2020

A Black Women's History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #5) Cover Image
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Published: Beacon Press - February 4th, 2020

Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty Cover Image
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Published: Vintage - December 29th, 1998

The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism Cover Image
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Published: Basic Books - October 25th, 2016

From #blacklivesmatter to Black Liberation Cover Image
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2016

Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Press - April 2nd, 2019

Lakota America: A New History of Indigenous Power (The Lamar Series in Western History) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780300215953
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Published: Yale University Press - October 22nd, 2019

Why We're Polarized Cover Image
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - January 28th, 2020

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501126352
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Published: Scribner - June 20th, 2017

Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World Cover Image
By Zahra Hankir (Editor), Christiane Amanpour (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780143133414
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Published: Penguin Books - August 6th, 2019

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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage - October 4th, 2011

Humankind: A Hopeful History Cover Image
By Rutger Bregman, Erica Moore (Translated by), Elizabeth Manton (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780316418539
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 2nd, 2020

Orwell in Cuba: How 1984 Came to Be Published in Castro's Twilight Cover Image
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Published: Talonbooks - May 19th, 2020

As Black as Resistance: Finding the Conditions for Liberation Cover Image
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Published: AK Press - June 5th, 2018

Zora and Langston: A Story of Friendship and Betrayal Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 21st, 2020

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present Cover Image
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019

killing rage: Ending Racism Cover Image
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - October 15th, 1996

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The End of Policing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781784782924
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Published: Verso - August 28th, 2018

The Cubans: Ordinary Lives in Extraordinary Times Cover Image
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Published: Viking - May 26th, 2020

Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity Cover Image
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Published: Univ Of Minnesota Press - December 5th, 2017

Pelosi Cover Image
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 5th, 2020

Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501134630
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 4th, 2020

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Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781683132
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Published: Verso - March 4th, 2014

Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143133575
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Published: Penguin Books - March 17th, 2020

An African American and Latinx History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #4) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807005934
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Published: Beacon Press - December 11th, 2018

How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective Cover Image
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Published: Haymarket Books - December 5th, 2017

Surviving Autocracy Cover Image
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 23rd, 2020