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Uncomfortable conversations with a black boy —Acho, Emmanuel, author.

"A young reader's edition of Emmanuel Acho's Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, aimed at opening a dialogue and mending the racial divide in America amongst our youngest generation."--Publisher's description.

An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people —Mendoza, Jean, author.

"Going beyond the story of America as a country "discovered" by a few brave men in the "New World," Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of America...

They called themselves the K.K.K the birth of an American terrorist group —Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.
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2010
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'Boys, let us get up a club.' With those words, six restless young men raided the linens at a friend's mansion, pulled pillowcases over their heads, hopped on horses, and cavorted through the streets of Pulaski, Tennesse...

Let's talk about race —Lester, Julius. 1939-2018

The author introduces the concept of race as only one component in an individual's or nation's "story.".

Racism

Presents a collection of personal narratives on racism.

Not my idea : a book about whiteness —Higginbotham, Anastasia, author, illustrator.

A white child sees a TV news report of a white police officer shooting and killing a black man. "In our family, we don't see color," his mother says, but he sees the colors plain enough. An afternoon in the library's his...

This is your time —Bridges, Ruby, author.

Civil rights activist Ruby Bridges--who, at the age of six, was the first African American to integrate an all-white elementary school in New Orleans--shares her story through text and historical photographs, offering a ...

Promises to keep : how Jackie Robinson changed America —Robinson, Sharon, 1950-

A biography of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in the major leagues, as told by his daughter.

Leaders of Black civil rights —Vernell, Marjorie, 1948-

Discusses seven leaders of the civil rights movement, including Thurgood Marshall, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X.

What's racism? —Rogers, Amy B., author.

Racism is a difficult issue to face, but people must confront it if they hope to move beyond it. Confronting challenging social issues such as racism often begins with education. As readers discover the roots of racism i...

African American civil rights movement.

"A history of the African American civil rights movement, based on primary source documents and other historical artifacts. Features include period art works and photographs; excerpts from literary works, letters, speech...

Who was Ida B. Wells? —Fabiny, Sarah, author.

"Born into slavery in 1862, Ida Bell Wells was freed as a result of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1865. Yet she could see just how unjust the world she was living in was. This drove her to become a journalist and acti...

This book is anti-racist : 20 lessons on how to wake up, take action, and do the work —Jewell, Tiffany, author.

This book is written for the young person who doesn't know how to speak up to the racist adults in their life. For the 14 year old who sees injustice at school and isn't able to understand the role racism plays in separa...

Racial prejudice —Pascoe, Elaine.

Discusses the causes and history of prejudice against minority groups in the United States, reviewing the damaging effects of prejudice and suggesting ways to eliminate it.

A time to be human —Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980.

One man's account of the prejudice and racism in the United States.

Neo-Nazis : a growing threat —Gay, Kathlyn.

Discusses the history of neo-Nazism, examples of organizations and activities spawned by this ideology, and evidence of the spread of anti-Semitism, racism, and hate crimes.

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