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Fault lines : the social justice movement and evangelicalism's looming catastrophe —Baucham, Voddie T., Jr., 1969- author.

The ground is moving. The death of George Floyd at the hands of police in the summer of 2020 shocked the nation. As riots rocked American cities, Christians affirmed from the pulpit and in social media that "Black lives ...

The parasitic mind : how infectious ideas are killing common sense —Saad, Gad, author.

"The West's commitment to freedom, reason, and true liberalism have become endangered by a series of viral forces in our society today. Renowned host of the popular YouTube show "The SAAD Truth", Dr. Gad Saad exposes how...

Call them by their true names : American crises (and essays) —Solnit, Rebecca, author.

"Changing the world means changing the story, the names, and the language with which we describe it. Calling things by their true names cuts through the lies that excuse, disguise, avoid, or encourage inaction, indiffere...

We need new stories : the myths that subvert freedom —Malik, Nesrine, author.

"A rigorous examination of six political myths used to deflect and discredit demands for social justice. In 2016, presidential candidate Donald Trump declared: "I think the big problem this country has is being political...

Do better : spiritual activism for fighting and healing from white supremacy —Ricketts, Rachel, 1984- author.

"Thought leader, racial justice educator, and sought-after spiritual activist Rachel Ricketts offers mindful and practical steps for all humans to dismantle white supremacy on a personal and collective level"-- Provided ...

When justice isn't just

Directed by Oscar nominated and NAACP Image Award winning filmmaker David Massey, this dynamic documentary features legal experts, local activists, and law enforcement officers delving into ongoing charges of inequality,...

Living in the long emergency : global crisis, the failure of the futurists, and the early adapters who are showing us the way forward —Kunstler, James Howard, author.

"James Howard Kunstler, author of The Long Emergency, which sold approximately 36K copies, returns with a new book exploring the looming collapse of the techno-industrial economy, featuring profiles of individuals who ha...

Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black america —Forman, James, 1967- author.

"An original and consequential argument about race, crime, and the law Today, Americans are debating our criminal justice system with new urgency. Mass incarceration and aggressive police tactics -- and their impact on p...

3 1/2 minutes, ten bullets

On Black Friday 2012, four African-American teenagers stopped at a gas station to buy gum and cigarettes. One of them, Jordan Davis, argued with Michael Dunn, a white man parked beside them, over the volume of music play...

If I survive : Frederick Douglass and family in the Walter O. Evans collection : a 200 year anniversary —Bernier, Celeste-Marie, author.

This collective history and comprehensive collection of the Douglass family writings and portraits sheds new light not only on Douglass as a freedom-fighter and family man but on the lives and works of Lewis Henry, Frede...

The Kaepernick effect : taking a knee, changing the world —Zirin, Dave, author.

A veteran sportswriter interviews high school athletes, college athletes, pro athletes and others involved in the nationwide movement to "take a knee" in response to police brutality.

Megan Rapinoe —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Growing up in Redding, California, Megan discovered her calling chasing a ball on the school playground. Even if she didn't always fit in at school, she was a star on the field--and her teammates thought so too. Her pass...

All together now common sense for a fair economy —Bernstein, Jared.
EBook
2006

As the new century unfolds, Americans face prodigious economic and social challenges, yet nothing unifies the various strategies and causes that attempt to meet these challenges. Economist Jared Bernstein believes that f...

Together we march : 25 protest movements that marched into history —Henderson, Leah, author.

"A long-format picture book that documents multiple marches and protests throughout America's history"-- Provided by publisher.

A peculiar indifference : the neglected toll of violence on black America —Currie, Elliott, author.

"In the United States today, a young black man has a sixteen times greater chance of dying from violence than his white counterpart. Violence takes more years of life from black men than cancer, stroke, and diabetes comb...

The divide : American injustice in the age of the wealth gap —Taibbi, Matt.

"Matt Taibbi's genius is in untangling complex stories and making us care about them by providing striking moral clarity and a genuine sense of outrage. He has become among the most read journalists in America, leading t...

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