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Books about civil rights, racism, and anti-racism. #BlackLivesMatter #JusticeForGeorge
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A is for Activist Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781609805395
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Published: Triangle Square - November 19th, 2013
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The Skin You Live In Cover Image
By Michael Tyler, David Lee Csicsko (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780975958001
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Published: Chicago Children's Museum - April 1st, 2005
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Antiracist Baby Board Book Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
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Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020
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Beautiful Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780762457816
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Published: Running Press Kids - September 13th, 2016
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Skin Again Cover Image
By Bell Hooks, Chris Raschka (Illustrator), Chris Raschka (Cover design or artwork by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781484799239
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 6th, 2017
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Racism and Intolerance (Children in Our World) Cover Image
By Louise A. Spilsbury, Hanane Kai (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781438050225
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Published: B.E.S. - February 1st, 2018
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Something Happened in Our Town: A Child's Story about Racial Injustice Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433828546
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Published: Magination Press - March 1st, 2018
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Who We Are!: All About Being the Same and Being Different (Let's Talk about You and Me) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763669034
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Published: Candlewick - March 22nd, 2016
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The Breaking News Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250153562
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 10th, 2018
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Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness (Ordinary Terrible Things) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340007
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Published: Dottir Press - September 4th, 2018
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Sulwe Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
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What's the Difference?: Being Different Is Amazing Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250107091
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 19th, 2017
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Same, Same But Different Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780805089462
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - September 13th, 2011
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All Are Welcome Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525579649
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018
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A Different Pond (Fiction Picture Books) Cover Image
By Bao Phi, Thi Bui (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781623708030
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Published: Capstone Young Readers - August 1st, 2017
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I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524769550
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - April 24th, 2018
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What Makes Us Unique?: Our First Talk about Diversity (Just Enough) Cover Image
By Jillian Roberts, Cindy Revell (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781459809482
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - September 27th, 2016
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I Didn't Stand Up Cover Image
By Lucy Falcone, Jacqueline Hudon (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781988347066
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Published: Clockwise Press - February 1st, 2019
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Intersectionallies: We Make Room for All Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340083
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Published: Dottir Press - July 23rd, 2019
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All of Us Cover Image
By Carin Berger, Carin Berger (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062694133
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 8th, 2018
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All the Colors We Are/Todos Los Colores de Nuestra Piel: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color/La Historia de Por Qué Tenemos Diferentes Colores de P Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781605540795
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Published: Redleaf Press - February 11th, 2014
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Let's Talk About Race Cover Image
By Julius Lester, Karen Barbour (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780064462266
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Published: HarperCollins - December 23rd, 2008
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The Undefeated Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
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Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019
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Happy in Our Skin Cover Image
By Fran Manushkin, Lauren Tobia (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780763699727
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Published: Candlewick - March 6th, 2018
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Enough! 20 Protesters Who Changed America Cover Image
By Emily Easton, Ziyue Chen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984831972
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018
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Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781512404425
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - January 1st, 2018
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Ghost Boys Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316262262
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019
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The Parker Inheritance (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780545952781
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019
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Miles Morales: Spider-Man (A Marvel YA Novel) Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781484788509
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Published: Marvel Press - October 2nd, 2018
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Piecing Me Together Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681191072
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - June 5th, 2018
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We Are the Change: Words of Inspiration from Civil Rights Leaders (Books for Kid Activists, Activism Book for Children) Cover Image
By Harry Belafonte (Introduction by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452170398
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 7th, 2019
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Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368039932
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 15th, 2019
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Clean Getaway Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984892973
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020
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One Crazy Summer Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780060760908
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 27th, 2011
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Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Cover Image
By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780061730795
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 23rd, 2013
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This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711245211
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020
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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020
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March: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013
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Black Brother, Black Brother Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316493802
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2020
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We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices Cover Image
By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525580454
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Published: Yearling - December 31st, 2019
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We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781547602520
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - October 29th, 2019
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Light It Up Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250128898
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 22nd, 2019
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All American Boys Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481463348
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017
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Dream Country Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735231689
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Published: Penguin Books - April 9th, 2019
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Dig Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781101994917
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019
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The Hate U Give Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017
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Dear Martin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101939529
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Published: Ember - September 4th, 2018
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Tyler Johnson Was Here Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316472180
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 19th, 2019
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All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374312718
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020
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Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525580065
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Published: Ember - September 10th, 2019
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War Girls Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451481672
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Published: Razorbill - October 15th, 2019
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Dread Nation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062570611
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 4th, 2019
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Punching the Air Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062996480
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 1st, 2020
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A Song Below Water: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250315328
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Published: Tor Teen - June 2nd, 2020
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Say Her Name Cover Image
By Zetta Elliott, Loveis Wise (Illustrator), Loveis Wise (Cover design or artwork by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781368045247
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 14th, 2020
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Youth to Power: Your Voice and How to Use It Cover Image
By Jamie Margolin, Greta Thunberg (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780738246666
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Published: Hachette Go - June 2nd, 2020
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Between the World and Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812993547
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Published: One World - July 14th, 2015
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How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525509288
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Published: One World - August 13th, 2019
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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568585987
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017
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Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor Cover Image
By Layla Saad, Robin Diangelo (Foreword by)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781728209807
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Published: Sourcebooks - January 28th, 2020
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Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635572957
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019
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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620971932
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Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020
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Citizen: An American Lyric Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781555976903
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014
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A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota Cover Image
By Sun Yung Shin, Taiyon Coleman (Contributions by), Heid E. Erdrich (Contributions by), Vanessa Fuentes (Contributions by), Shannon Gibney (Contributions by), David Grant (Contributions by), Carolyn Holbrook (Contributions by), IBé (Contributions by), Andrea Jenkins (Contributions by), Robert Karimi (Contributions by), JaeRan Kim (Contributions by), Sherry Quan Lee (Contributions by), David Mura (Contributions by), Bao Phi (Contributions by), Rodrigo Sanchez-Chavarria (Contributions by), Diane Wilson (Contributions by), Kao Kalia Yang (Contributions by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781681340029
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Published: Minnesota Historical Society Press - April 1st, 2016
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The End of Policing Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781784782924
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Published: Verso - August 28th, 2018
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Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781781683132
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Published: Verso - March 4th, 2014
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White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781632864130
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 5th, 2017
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So You Want to Talk About Race Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781580058827
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Published: Seal Press - September 24th, 2019
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killing rage: Ending Racism Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780805050271
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - October 15th, 1996
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Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? (City Lights Open Media) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867383
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Published: City Lights Books - July 4th, 2017
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Chokehold: Policing Black Men Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781620974834
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Published: New Press - September 18th, 2018
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Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools Cover Image
By Monique Morris, Mankaprr Conteh (Foreword by), Melissa Harris-Perry (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781620973424
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Published: New Press - January 16th, 2018
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Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk about Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emancipation [With MP3 CD] Cover Image
By Ira Berlin (Editor), Marc Favreau (Editor), Steven F. Miller (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781595582287
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Published: New Press - October 30th, 2007
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The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780674062115
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Published: Harvard University Press - November 30th, 2011

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
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A Black Women's History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #5) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807033555
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Published: Beacon Press - February 4th, 2020
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Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612197036
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Published: Melville House - August 14th, 2017
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What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062684318
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Published: Ecco - January 14th, 2020
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How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568588490
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Published: Bold Type Books - March 26th, 2019
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Don't Call Us Dead: Poems Cover Image
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 5th, 2017
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Diesel Heart: An Autobiography Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681341255
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Published: Minnesota Historical Society Press - February 1st, 2019
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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807047415
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Published: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018
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Check Your Privilege: Live into the Work Cover Image
By Myisha T. Hill (Contribution by), Brandy Varnado (Contribution by), Jennifer Kinney (Contribution by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780990522331
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Published: Dirt Path Publishing - March 2nd, 2020
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Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501878077
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Published: Abingdon Press - February 5th, 2019
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Good White Racist?: Confronting Your Role in Racial Injustice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780664265748
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Published: Westminster John Knox Press - March 17th, 2020
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