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We were eight years in power : an American tragedy —Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.
Book
2017
15 available of 15 items

A portrait of the historic Barack Obama era features essays originally published in "The Atlantic," including "Fear of a Black President" and "The Case for Reparations," as well as new essays revisiting each year of the ...

Selma
DVD
2015
34 available of 38 items

Selma chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgome...

Stony the road : Reconstruction, white supremacy, and the rise of Jim Crow —Gates, Henry Louis, Jr., author.
Book
2019
1 available of 3 items

"A profound new rendering of the struggle by African-Americans for equality after the Civil War and the violent counter-revolution that resubjugated them, as seen through the prism of the war of images and ideas that hav...

Bamboozled
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

In a moment of sarcasm, a frustrated African-American network executive pitches an idea about a minstrel show and is dismayed when his network actually proceeds with the idea and it becomes a hit.

The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness —Alexander, Michelle, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 10 items

"Seldom does a book have the impact of The New Jim Crow. Since it was first published in 2010, it has been the winner of numerous awards and has spent nearly 250 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. It has been c...

Selma
Blu-ray
2017
11 available of 11 items

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964.

The butler
DVD
2014
30 available of 36 items

Inspired by a true story about Cecil Gaines, a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century Ame...

So you want to talk about race —Oluo, Ijeoma, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 25 items

"A current, constructive, and actionable exploration of today's racial landscape, offering straightforward clarity that readers of all races need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide. In So You Want to T...

Uprooting racism : how white people can work for racial justice —Kivel, Paul, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 2 items

"There's a long tradition of white people opposing racism--but there are also many excuses we give for not getting involved. Now in a fully updated 4th edition, Uprooting Racism is the supportive, practical go-to guide f...

Rising out of hatred : the awakening of a former white nationalist —Saslow, Eli, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 11 items

"From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, the powerful story of how a prominent white supremacist changed his heart and mind Derek Black grew up at the epicenter of white nationalism. His father founded Stormfront, the l...

Slavery by another name
DVD
2012
0 available of 1 items

Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the U.S. ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of inv...

Let's talk about race —Lester, Julius. 1939-2018
Book
2004
7 available of 9 items

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

A more beautiful and terrible history : the uses and misuses of civil rights history —Theoharis, Jeanne, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

The civil rights movement has become national legend, lauded by presidents from Reagan to Obama to Trump, as proof of the power of American democracy. This fable, featuring dreamy heroes and accidental heroines, has shut...

Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria? : and other conversations about race —Tatum, Beverly Daniel, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 3 items

"The classic, bestselling book on the psychology of racism-now fully revised and updated. Walk into any racially mixed high school and you will see Black, White, and Latino youth clustered in their own groups. Is this se...

Harriet
DVD
2020
37 available of 59 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

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