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Click for more detail about Raising Confident and Empowered Black Kids: A Comprehensive Guide for Badass Black Parenting by M.J. Fievre
Click for more detail about The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto by Charles M. Blow
Click for more detail about Julian Bond’s Time to Teach: A History of the Southern Civil Rights Movement by Julian Bond
Click for more detail about The Brother You Choose: Paul Coates and Eddie Conway Talk about Life, Politics, and the Revolution by Susie Day,  W. Paul Coates and Eddie Conway
Click for more detail about Be Antiracist: A Journal for Awareness, Reflection, and Action by Ibram X. Kendi
Click for more detail about White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color by Ruby Hamad
Click for more detail about Let My People Vote: My Battle to Restore the Civil Rights of Returning Citizens by Desmond Meade
Click for more detail about Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit by Mary-Frances Winters
Click for more detail about Frantz Fanon’s Plays: The Plays by Frantz Fanon
Click for more detail about Alienation and Freedom: The Psychiatric Writings by Frantz Fanon
Click for more detail about When We Free The World by Kevin Powell
Click for more detail about Inclusive Conversations: Fostering Equity, Empathy, and Belonging Across Differences by Mary-Frances Winters
Click for more detail about Say It Louder!: Black Voters, White Narratives, and Saving Our Democracy by Tiffany D. Cross
Click for more detail about Charter Schools and Their Enemies by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Click for more detail about Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City by Wes Moore
Click for more detail about Twisted: The Tangled History of Black Hair Culture by Emma Dabiri
Click for more detail about Our Time Is Now by Stacey Abrams
Click for more detail about Afropessimism by Frank B. Wilderson III
Click for more detail about Survivor’s Guilt: Essays on Race and American Identity by Artress Bethany White
Click for more detail about We Want Our Bodies Back by jessica Care moore
Click for more detail about Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall
Click for more detail about Black Boy by Richard Wright
Click for more detail about We Speak for Ourselves: A Word from Forgotten Black America by D. Watkins
Click for more detail about Stakes Is High: Life After the American Dream by Mychal Denzel Smith
Click for more detail about Race Man: Selected Works, 1960-2015 by Julian Bond
Click for more detail about Full Dissidence: Notes from an Uneven Playing Field by Howard Bryant
Click for more detail about Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream by Blair Imani
Click for more detail about Conversations in Black: On Power, Politics, and Leadership by Ed Gordon
Click for more detail about The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness  by Michelle Alexander
Click for more detail about The End of White World Supremacy: Four Speeches by Malcolm X
Click for more detail about Solitary by Albert Woodfox
Click for more detail about White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue … and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation by Lauren Michele Jackson
Click for more detail about Busted in New York and Other Essays by Darryl Pinckney
Click for more detail about Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Click for more detail about So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
Click for more detail about Tulsa, 1921: Reporting a Massacre by Randy Krehbiel
Click for more detail about Breathe: A Letter to My Sons by Imani Perry
Click for more detail about Black Indian by Shonda Buchanan
Click for more detail about The Lies that Bind: Rethinking Identity by Kwame Anthony Appiah
Click for more detail about Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code by Ruha Benjamin
Click for more detail about Lead from the Outside: How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change by Stacey Abrams
Click for more detail about How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance by Akiba Solomon
Click for more detail about Discrimination and Disparities by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family by Mitchell S. Jackson
Click for more detail about I’ve Been Meaning to Tell You: A Letter to My Daughter by David Chariandy
Click for more detail about Black Theology and Black Power: 50th Anniversary Edition by James H. Cone
Click for more detail about Three Years in Mississippi by James Meredith
Click for more detail about A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American Women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland by Damaris B. Hill
Click for more detail about Trailblazer: A Pioneering Journalist’s Fight to Make the Media Look More Like America by Dorothy Butler Gilliam
Click for more detail about Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom
Click for more detail about Thursdays and Every Other Sunday Off: A Domestic Rap by Verta Mae by Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor
Click for more detail about The Message: A Word from the Black America You Forgot About by D. Watkins
Click for more detail about One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy by Carol Anderson
Click for more detail about Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism by James W. Loewen
Click for more detail about How Not to Get Shot: And Other Advice From White People by D.L. Hughley
Click for more detail about White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism by Robin DiAngelo
Click for more detail about Black Klansman: A Memoir by Ron Stallworth
Click for more detail about The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row by Anthony Ray Hinton
Click for more detail about Heroine of the Harlem Renaissance and Beyond: Gwendolyn Bennett’s Selected Writings by Belinda Wheeler and Louis J. Parascandola
Click for more detail about Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment by Angela J. Davis, Bryan Stevenson, Marc Mauer, Bruce Western, and Jeremy Travis
Click for more detail about Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin by Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin
Click for more detail about The Universal Machine (consent not to be a single being) by Fred Moten
Click for more detail about Minority Leader: How to Lead from the Outside and Make Real Change by Stacey Abrams
Click for more detail about Alienation and Freedom by Frantz Fanon
Click for more detail about Discrimination and Disparities by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about We Matter: Athletes and Activism by Etan Thomas
Click for more detail about A Perilous Path: Talking Race, Inequality, and the Law by Sherrilyn A. Ifill, Loretta Lynch, Bryan Stevenson, and Anthony C. Thompson
Click for more detail about Policing Black Bodies: How Black Lives Are Surveilled and How to Work for Change by Angela Hattery and Earl Smith
Click for more detail about Race Matters, 25th Anniversary by Cornel West
Click for more detail about Whites Shackled Themselves to Race  and Blacks Have Yet to Free Ourselves by Leonce Gaiter
Click for more detail about We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Click for more detail about Urban Trauma: A Legacy of Racism by Maysa Akbar
Click for more detail about The Origin of Others by Toni Morrison
Click for more detail about The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran
Click for more detail about White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson
Click for more detail about Chokehold: Policing Black Men by Paul Butler
Click for more detail about Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? (City Lights Open Media) by Mumia Abu-Jamal
Click for more detail about The Man-Not: Race, Class, Genre, and the Dilemmas of Black Manhood by Tommy J. Curry
Click for more detail about Ways of Grace: Stories of Activism, Adversity, and How Sports Can Bring Us Together by James Blake and Carol Taylor
Click for more detail about The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Ward
Click for more detail about Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell by W. Kamau Bell
Click for more detail about I Am Not Your Negro: A Companion Edition to the Documentary Film by James Baldwin and Raoul Peck
Click for more detail about Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson
Click for more detail about At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White by April Ryan
Click for more detail about They Can’t Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement by Wesley Lowery
Click for more detail about Invisibility Blues: From Pop to Theory (Radical Thinkers) by Michele Wallace
Click for more detail about Invisible Men: A Contemporary Slave Narrative in the Era of Mass Incarceration by Flores Forbes
Click for more detail about Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America’s Diverse Families by Lori Tharps
Click for more detail about Black Power 50 by Sylviane A. Diouf and Komozi Woodward
Click for more detail about Wealth, Poverty and Politics by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Click for more detail about Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond by Marc Lamont Hill
Click for more detail about The Strange Career of William Ellis: The Texas Slave Who Became a Mexican Millionaire by Karl Jacoby
Click for more detail about Bind Us Apart: How Enlightened Americans Invented Racial Segregation by Nicholas Guyatt
Click for more detail about America’s Original Sin: A Collection of Essays on Racism and the Continuing Scourge of White Supremacy by K. Gerald Torrence
Click for more detail about Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools by Monique W. Morris
Click for more detail about The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation by Natalie Y. Moore
Click for more detail about Reversal of Trends: A Black Man’s Journey across the Mason-Dixon Line by Leroy Wilson
Click for more detail about From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Click for more detail about The Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America by Michael Eric Dyson
Click for more detail about Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Click for more detail about Our Gang: A Racial History of The Little Rascals by Julia Lee
Click for more detail about The Color of Love: Racial Features, Stigma, and Socialization in Black Brazilian Families by Elizabeth Hordge-Freeman
Click for more detail about African Pyramids of Knowledge: Kemet, Afrocentricity and Africology by Molefi Kete Asante
Click for more detail about The Beast Side: Living (and Dying) While Black in America by D. Watkins
Click for more detail about Black Blood: How To Live In A World With Racism by Johanna Sparrow
Click for more detail about Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi
Click for more detail about Between The World And Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Click for more detail about One Righteous Man: Samuel Battle and the Shattering of the Color Line in New York by Arthur Browne
Click for more detail about Race and Real Estate: Conflict and Cooperation in Harlem, 1890-1920 by Kevin McGruder
Click for more detail about Spectacle: The Astonishing Life Of Ota Benga by Pamela Newkirk
Click for more detail about Shame: How America’s Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country by Shelby Steele
Click for more detail about The Chains of Black America: The Hammer of the Police; The Anvil of the Schools by Michael H. Holzman
Click for more detail about 1919, The Year of Racial Violence by David F. Krugler
Click for more detail about The Light Of Truth: Writings Of An Anti-Lynching Crusader by Ida B. Wells
Click for more detail about Justice While Black: Helping African-American Families Navigate and Survive the Criminal Justice System by Robbin Shipp and Nick Chiles
Click for more detail about Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance by Carla Kaplan
Click for more detail about Place, Not Race: A New Vision of Opportunity in America by Sheryll Cashin
Click for more detail about Stop Being Niggardly: And Nine Other Things Black People Need to Stop Doing by Karen Hunter
Click for more detail about Miss Anne In Harlem: The White Women Of The Black Renaissance by Carla Kaplan
Click for more detail about Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 by Juan Williams
Click for more detail about The Color Complex: The Politics of Skin Color in a New Millennium by Kathy Russell, Midge Wilson, and Ronald Hall
Click for more detail about The Courage To Hope by Shirley Sherrod
Click for more detail about Black Ethnics: Race, Immigration, and the Pursuit of the American Dream by Christina M. Greer
Click for more detail about When Race Burns Class: Settlers Revisited. A Critical Assessment of the U.S. White Working Class by Kuwasi Balagoon
Click for more detail about Ghosts Of Jim Crow by F. Michael Higginbotham
Click for more detail about Intellectuals And Race by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America by Gilbert King
Click for more detail about On Intellectual Activism by Patricia Hill Collins
Click for more detail about American Lynching by Ashraf H. A. Rushdy
Click for more detail about Covert Racism: Theories, Institutions, and Experiences (Studies in Critical Social Sciences (Haymarket Books)) by Rodney D. Coates
Click for more detail about Going Too Far: Essays About America’s Nervous Breakdown by Ishmael Reed
Click for more detail about The Courage To Hope: How I Stood Up To The Politics Of Fear by Shirley Sherrod
Click for more detail about The Meaning of Freedom: And Other Difficult Dialogues by Angela Davis
Click for more detail about Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the Movement: A Biography by Randal Maurice Jelks
Click for more detail about Street Shadows: A Memoir of Race, Rebellion, and Redemption by Jerald Walker
Click for more detail about Fraternity: In 1968, a visionary priest recruited 20 black men to the College of the Holy Cross and changed their lives and the course of history. by Diane Brady
Click for more detail about The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America by Khalil G. Muhammad
Click for more detail about White Like Me: Reflections On Race From A Privileged Son by Tim Wise
Click for more detail about Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, And Big Business Re-Create Race In The Twenty-First Century by Dorothy Roberts
Click for more detail about Howard Zinn on Race by Howard Zinn
Click for more detail about The End Of Anger: A New Generation’s Take On Race And Rage by Ellis Cose
Click for more detail about Marshall Law: The Life & Times of a Baltimore Black Panther by Eddie Conway
Click for more detail about Raceball: How The Major Leagues Colonized The Black And Latin Game by Rob Ruck
Click for more detail about More Beautiful and More Terrible: The Embrace and Transcendence of Racial Inequality in the United States by Imani Perry
Click for more detail about 12 Angry Men: True Stories Of Being A Black Man In America Today by Gregory S. Parks and Matthew W. Hughey
Click for more detail about The Grace Of Silence: A Memoir by Michele Norris
Click for more detail about Barack Obama And The Jim Crow Media: The Return Of The Nigger Breakers by Ishmael Reed
Click for more detail about The Presumption Of Guilt: The Arrest Of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. And Race, Class And Crime In America by Charles Ogletree
Click for more detail about The Sage Handbook of Race and Ethnic Studies by Patricia Hill Collins
Click for more detail about Colorblind: The Rise Of Post-Racial Politics And The Retreat From Racial Equity (City Lights Open Media) by Tim Wise
Click for more detail about Stop Being Niggardly: And Nine Other Things Black People Need To Stop Doing by Karen Hunter
Click for more detail about The Condemnation Of Blackness: Race, Crime, And The Making Of Modern Urban America by Khalil G. Muhammad
Click for more detail about Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos Or Community? (King Legacy) by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Click for more detail about Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story (King Legacy) by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Click for more detail about Obama Guilty Of Being President While Black by D.T. Pollard
Click for more detail about Erasing Racism: The Survival of the American Nation by Molefi Kete Asante
Click for more detail about On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope by DeRay Mckesson
Click for more detail about Family Properties: Race, Real Estate, And The Exploitation Of Black Urban America by Beryl Satter
Click for more detail about State of Emergency by Jawanza Kunjufu
Click for more detail about The Great Divide Between Blacks & Whites by Jeanette Davis
Click for more detail about Between Barack And A Hard Place: Racism And White Denial In The Age Of Obama by Tim Wise
Click for more detail about Belonging: A Culture of Place by bell hooks
Click for more detail about Speaking Treason Fluently: Anti-Racist Reflections From An Angry White Male by Tim Wise
Click for more detail about The Race Card: How Bluffing About Bias Makes Race Relations Worse by Richard Thompson Ford
Click for more detail about Sellout: The Politics Of Racial Betrayal by Randall Kennedy
Click for more detail about After the Storm: Black Intellectuals Explore the Meaning of Hurricane Katrina by David Dante Troutt
Click for more detail about The N Word: Who Can Say It, Who Shouldn’t, and Why by Jabari Asim
Click for more detail about Critical Affinities: Nietzsche And African American Thought (Suny Series, Philosophy And Race) by Jacqueline Scott and A. Todd Franklin
Click for more detail about Someday We’ll All Be Free by Kevin Powell
Click for more detail about The Fanon Reader by Frantz Fanon
Click for more detail about The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother, 10th Anniversary Edition by James McBride
Click for more detail about From Black Power to Hip Hop: Racism, Nationalism, and Feminism by Patricia Hill Collins
Click for more detail about Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster by Michael Eric Dyson
Click for more detail about Civil Rights Childhood by Jordana Y. Shakoor
Click for more detail about Words to Our Now: Imagination and Dissent by Thomas Glave
Click for more detail about Race War!: White Supremacy and the Japanese Attack on the British Empire by Gerald Horne
Click for more detail about Sundown Towns by James W. Loewen
Click for more detail about Black Rednecks and White Liberals by Thomas Sowell
Click for more detail about Radio Free Dixie: Robert F. Williams and the Roots of Black Power by Timothy B. Tyson
Click for more detail about Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past, A Memoir by W. Ralph Eubanks
Click for more detail about Africana: Civil Rights: An A-to-Z Reference of the Movement that Changed America by Kwame Anthony Appiah and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Click for more detail about Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson’s First Spring Training by Chris Lamb
Click for more detail about Dreams From My Father by Barack Obama
Click for more detail about Problem Of The Century: Racial Stratification In The United States by Elijah Anderson and Douglas Massey
Click for more detail about The Great Wells Of Democracy: The Meaning Of Race In American Life by Manning Marable
Click for more detail about Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives by Cynthia Goodman and Spencer Crew
Click for more detail about Nigger: The Strange Career Of A Troublesome Word by Randall Kennedy
Click for more detail about Fire in a Canebrake: The Last Mass Lynching in America by Laura Wexler
Click for more detail about Tough Notes: A Healing Call For Creating Exceptional Black Men by Haki Madhubuti
Click for more detail about Black Robes, White Justice: Why Our Legal System Doesn’t Work for Blacks by Bruce Wright
Click for more detail about The Condemnation of Little B. by Elaine Brown
Click for more detail about Last Man Standing: The Tragedy and Triumph of Geronimo Pratt by Jack Olsen
Click for more detail about Callus on My Soul: A Memoir by Dick Gregory
Click for more detail about Patterns of Negro Segregation by Charles S. Johnson
Click for more detail about From the Barrel of a Gun: The United States and the War against Zimbabwe, 1965-1980 by Gerald Horne
Click for more detail about Liberation, Imagination, and the Black Panther Party: A New Look at the Panthers and Their Legacy by Kathleen Cleaver and George Katsiaficas
Click for more detail about Black Picket Fences : Privilege and Peril Among the Black Middle Class by Mary Pattillo-McCoy
Click for more detail about Last Man Standing: The Tragedy and Triumph of Geronimo Pratt by Jack Olsen
Click for more detail about The Color of Our Future: Race in the 21st Century by Farai Chideya
Click for more detail about Black Liberation in Conservative America by Manning Marable
Click for more detail about Pipe Dream Blues: Racism and the War on Drugs by Clarence Lusane
Click for more detail about The Black Notebooks: An Interior Journey by Toi Derricotte
Click for more detail about Racism Explained to My Daughter by Tahar Ben Jelloun
Click for more detail about Blues People: Negro Music in White America by Amiri Baraka
Click for more detail about The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race In America by Shelby Steele
Click for more detail about Speaking Truth To Power: Essays On Race, Resistance, And Radicalism by Manning Marable
Click for more detail about Color-Blind: Seeing Beyond Race In A Race-Obsessed World by Ellis Cose
Click for more detail about Shades Of Freedom: Racial Politics And Presumptions Of The American Legal Process by A. Leon Higginbotham
Click for more detail about The Rage Of A Privileged Class: Why Are Middle-Class Blacks Angry? Why Should America Care? by Ellis Cose
Click for more detail about We Can All Get Along: 50 Steps You Can Take to Help End Racism by Clyde W. Ford
Click for more detail about The United-Independent Compensatory Code/System/Concept: A Compensatory Counter-Racist Code by Neely Fuller, Jr.
Click for more detail about Malcolm X Talks to Young People (Pamphlet) by Malcolm X