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An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people —Mendoza, Jean, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 7 items

"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...

A peculiar indifference : the neglected toll of violence on black America —Currie, Elliott, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 9 items

"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...

Caste : the origins of our discontents —Wilkerson, Isabel, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 44 items

""As we go about our daily lives, caste is the wordless usher in a darkened theater, flashlight cast down in the aisles, guiding us to our assigned seats for a performance. The hierarchy of caste is not about feelings or...

LBJ
DVD
2018
10 available of 11 items

After Lyndon B. Johnson (Woody Harrelson) loses the 1960 Democratic presidential nomination to John F. Kennedy (Jeffrey Donovan), he agrees to be his young rival's running mate. Once they win the election, despite his ex...

Not my idea : a book about whiteness —Higginbotham, Anastasia, author, illustrator.
Book
2018
3 available of 5 items

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...

Rising out of hatred the awakening of a former white nationalist —Saslow, Eli, author.
Large Print
2018
2 available of 4 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...

Broken on all sides race, mass incarceration & new visions for criminal justice in the U.S. : a documentary
DVD
2012
1 available of 1 items

"More African Americans are under 'correctional' (prison) control today than were enslaved in 1850. Why? The movie explores mass incarceration across the U.S. and the intersection of race, poverty, and the criminal justi...

Topographies of whiteness : mapping whiteness in library and information science
Book
2017
0 available of 1 items

"Exploring the diverse terrain that makes up library and information science (LIS), this collection features the work of scholars, practitioners, and others who draw from a variety of theoretical approaches to name, prob...

Dreams from my father [a story of race and inheritance] —Obama, Barack.
Book On CD
2005
2 available of 4 items

In New York, Barack Obama learns that his father - a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man -- has been killed in a car accident. This sudden death inspires an emotional odyssey - first to a small town in Kansas, f...

White rage : the unspoken truth of our racial divide —Anderson, Carol (Carol Elaine), author.
Book
2016
5 available of 6 items

"As Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in August 2014, and media commentators across the ideological spectrum referred to the angry response of African Americans as 'black rage, ' historian Carol Anderson wrote an op-ed in the ...

Black radical : the life and times of William Monroe Trotter —Greenidge, Kerri K., author.
Book
2021
0 available of 1 items

"Black Radical reclaims William Monroe Trotter (1872-1934) as a seminal figure whose prophetic yet ultimately tragic--and all too often forgotten--life offers a link from Frederick Douglass to Black Lives Matter. Kerri K...

The unsung hero of Birdsong, USA —Woods, Brenda (Brenda A.), author.
Book
2020
1 available of 2 items

"For Gabriel Haberlin, life seems pretty close to perfect in the small southern town of Birdsong, USA. But on his twelfth birthday, his point of view begins to change. It all starts when he comes face-to-face with one of...

Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection. Sidney Poitier
DVD
2013
0 available of 1 items

Blackboard jungle: Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on Evan Hunter's novel.

Freedom riders
DVD
2011
3 available of 3 items

This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling themselves the Freedom Riders. Gaining impressive access to influential figures on both sides of the issue, it chronicles a chap...

The rise of Barack Obama —Souza, Pete.
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

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