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The Politics of Immigration

Beyond Black and White: From Civil Rights to Barack Obama

by Manning Marable

Highly acclaimed dissection of the “new racism,” from one of the greatest radical black intellectuals of our time

Many in the United States, including Barack Obama, have called for a “post-racial” politics;...


Invisibility Blues: From Pop to Theory

by Michele Wallace

First published in 1990, Michele Wallace’s Invisibility Blues is widely regarded as a landmark in the history of black feminism.

Wallace’s considerations of the black experience in America include recollections...


MLK on "The Other America" and "Black Power"

by Martin Luther Jr. King

Two of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most radical works examining economic inequality, police brutality, and black power, which speak to our most pressing social issues of today.

Though we’re familiar with the...


Baldwin for Our Times: Writings from James Baldwin for an Age of Sorrow and Struggle

by James Baldwin & Rich Blint

A collection of James Baldwin's writings that speaks urgently to our current era of racial injustice, with an introduction by prominent Baldwin scholar Rich Blint

In his unforgettable, incandescent essays and...


Though They Slay Us, Still Will We Trust Them

by Mark Linen

For over fifty years the black community has almost single-mindedly supported the Democrats. We have given them the honor, trust, and obedience most people reserve for their gods. To reward our devotion, they...


Water Tossing Boulders: How a Family of Chinese Immigrants Led the First Fight to Desegregate Schools in the Jim Crow South

by Adrienne Berard

A generation before Brown v. Board of Education struck down America’s “separate but equal” doctrine, one Chinese family and an eccentric Mississippi lawyer fought for desegregation in one of the greatest...


Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age

by Amani Al-Khatahtbeh

A New York Times Editor’s Pick

“It is a blunt observation, reflective of the potent message she delivers to her readers, a skillful unraveling of the myth of the submissive Muslim woman and a timely introduction...


Overcoming Bias: Building Authentic Relationships across Differences

by Tiffany Jana & Matthew Freeman

Control, Conquer, and Prevail!

Everybody's biased. The truth is, we all harbor unconscious assumptions that can get in the way of our good intentions and keep us from building authentic relationships with people...


Invisible Men: A Contemporary Slave Narrative in the Era of Mass Incarceration

by Flores A. Forbes & Robin D. G. Kelley

Flores Forbes, a former leader in the Black Panther Party, has been free from prison for twenty-five years. Unfortunately that makes him part of a group of black men without constituency who are all but invisible...


Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America's Diverse Families

by Lori L. Tharps

Weaving together personal stories, history, and analysis, Same Family, Different Colors explores the myriad ways skin-color politics affect family dynamics in the United States.

Colorism and color bias—the...


Raciolinguistics

Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America

by Patrick Phillips

A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia, and a harrowing testament to the deep roots of racial violence in America.

Forsyth County, Georgia, at the turn of the twentieth century was home...


Race in Mind: Critical Essays

by Paul Spickard

These essays analyze how race affects people's lives and relationships in all settings, from the United States to Great Britain and from Hawaiʻi to Chinese Central Asia. They contemplate the racial positions...


School Social Work

The Left's Jewish Problem

by Dave Rich

There is a sickness at the heart of left-wing British politics, and though predominantly below the surface, it is silently spreading, becoming ever more malignant.

With three separate inquiries into anti-Semitism...


Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White

by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld

A New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller

Bestselling author, basketball legend and cultural commentator Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores the heart of issues that affect Americans today.

Since retiring from...


The Colour of Our Future: Does Race Matter in Post-Apartheid South Africa?

by Xolela Mangcu

The Colour of Our Future makes a bold and ambitious contribution to the discourse on race. It addresses the tension between the promise of a post-racial society and the persistence of racialized identities in...


AMERICAN JUSTICE ON TRIAL: People v. Newton

by Lise Pearlman

On the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party, Pearlman's new book American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton compares the explosive state of American race relations in 1968 to race relations today with...


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