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This Wound Is a World Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781517908454
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Published: Univ Of Minnesota Press - September 3rd, 2019

The new edition of a prize-winning memoir-in-poems, a meditation on life as a queer Indigenous man—available for the first time in the United States


“i am one of those hopeless romantics who wants every blowjob to be transformative.” Billy-Ray Belcourt’s debut poetry collection, This Wound Is a World, is “a prayer against breaking,&rdqu


Barrio America: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781541697249
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Published: Basic Books - November 12th, 2019

The compelling history of how Latino immigrants revitalized the nation's cities after decades of disinvestment and white flight


After Life: My Journey from Incarceration to Freedom Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062936103
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Published: Harper - May 21st, 2019

Foreword by Kim Kardashian West
The true-life story of the woman whose life sentence for non-violent drug trafficking was commuted by President Donald Trump thanks to the efforts of Kim Kardashian West—an inspiring memoir of faith, hope, mercy, and gratitude.

How do you hold on to hope after more than twenty years of imprison


Black Skin, White Masks Cover Image
By Frantz Fanon, Richard Philcox (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802143006
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Published: Grove Press - January 1st, 2008

Few modern voices have had as profound an impact on the black identity and critical race theory as Frantz Fanon, and Black Skin, White Masks represents some of his most important work. Fanon's masterwork is now available in a new translation that updates its language for a new generation of readers.


Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? (King Legacy #2) Cover Image
By Dr. Martin Luther King, Coretta Scott King (Foreword by), Vincent Harding (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807000670
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Published: Beacon Press - January 1st, 2010

In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., isolated himself from the demands of the civil rights movement, rented a house in Jamaica with no telephone, and labored over his final manuscript.


Refugees in America: Stories of Courage, Resilience, and Hope in Their Own Words Cover Image
By Lee T. Bycel, Ishmael Beah (Foreword by), Dona Kopol Bonick (By (photographer))
$26.95
ISBN: 9781978806214
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Published: Rutgers University Press - September 13th, 2019

It is not an easy road—but hope is the oxygen of my life.  These insightful words of Meron Semedar, a refugee from Eritrea, reflect the feelings of the eleven men and women featured in this book.  These refugees  share their extraordinary experiences  of fleeing oppression, violence and war in their home countries in search of a better life in the United States.


M Archive: After the End of the World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780822370840
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Published: Duke University Press - March 9th, 2018

Following the innovative collection Spill, Alexis Pauline Gumbs's M Archive--the second book in a planned experimental triptych--is a series of poetic artifacts that speculatively documents the persistence of Black life following a worldwide cataclysm. Engaging with the work of the foundational Black feminist theorist M.


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

An intersectional history of the shared struggle for African American and Latinx civil rights


Hope on a Tightrope Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781401930769
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Published: Hay House Inc. - January 1st, 2011

"You can’t lead the people if you don’t love the people. You can’t save the people if you don’t serve the people." The New York Times bestselling author of Race Matters and Democracy Matters offers provocative, open-hearted wisdom for our times.


I Have a Dream - Special Anniversary Edition: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062505521
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Published: HarperOne - April 29th, 2003

"His life informed us, his dreams sustain us yet."*

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. stood in front of the Lincoln Memorial looking out over thousands of troubled Americans who had gathered in the name of civil rights and uttered his now famous words, "I have a dream . . ." It was a speech that changed the course of history.


Why We Can't Wait Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451527530
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Published: Signet - January 1st, 2000

Martin Luther King’s classic exploration of the events and forces behind the Civil Rights Movement—including his Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963.

“There comes a time when the cup of endurance runs over, and men are no longer willing to be plunged into the abyss of despair.”


Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374531157
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 22nd, 2008

In Lose Your Mother, Saidiya Hartman traces the history of the Atlantic slave trade by recounting a journey she took along a slave route in Ghana. Following the trail of captives from the hinterland to the Atlantic coast, she reckons with the blank slate of her own genealogy and vividly dramatizes the effects of slavery on three centuries of African and African American history.


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