This fascinating book on race in America begins with an exploration of the moment in time when "white people," as a separate and distinct group of humanity, were invented through legislation and the enactment of laws. The book provides a thorough examination of the underlying reasons as well as the ways in which "white people" were created.
World-renowned activist and poet Sonya Renee Taylor packs important ideas into this concise volume on body empowerment. “Radical self-love is not a destination you are trying to get to; it is who you already are.”
Kivel helps parents grapple with the complex forces in our sons' lives, including racism, homophobia, pornography, drugs, classism, consumerism, sex, and living in violent environments.
For many girls, puberty can be an uncertain time. Celebrate Your Body (And Its Changes, Too!) includes everything girls need to know about breasts and bras, their period, hair here and there, feelings and friends, and so much more. This book will guide them as they learn about (and celebrate) their amazing, changing, one-of-a-kind bodies―during puberty and beyond!
Among puberty books for girls, Celebrate Your Body offers encouraging support while answering real questions that girls have about puberty. Positive, judgment-free, and medically accurate, this book discusses puberty in a way to which young girls can relate.
CIVIO is a strategy card game that explores the relationship of issues, freedoms, laws, and Supreme Court cases that have both strengthened and reduced civil rights and civil liberties.
In this book, Wise takes a timely and provocative look at contemporary racism and offers fresh ideas on what can be done to achieve true social justice and economic equality.
Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the twentieth century. From acclaimed filmmaker Peter Bratt, comes this award-winning documentary that is a testament to the life of an extraordinary woman.
In the era of Donald Trump, many lower- and middle-class white Americans are drawn to politicians who pledge to make their lives great again. But as Dying of Whiteness shows, the policies that result actually place white Americans at ever-greater risk of sickness and death. Winner - 2020 Robert F. Kennedy Book Award!
A 8 lesson curriculum to accompany the DVD of the live show written and performed by Ariel Luckey
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A young white man's search for his roots takes him from the streets of Oakland to the prairies of Wyoming on an unforgettable journey into the heart of American history.
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Gender Outlaw was decades ahead of its time when it was first published in 1994. Now, some twenty-odd years later, this book stands as both a classic and a still-revolutionary work—one that continues to push us gently but profoundly to the furthest borders of the gender frontier.
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Twenty-seven pages of feminist fun! This is a coloring book you will never outgrow. Girls Are Not Chicks is a subversive and playful way to examine how pervasive gender stereotypes are in every aspect of our lives.
Haste to Rise is a book about the incredible resilience and breathtaking accomplishments of more than sixty black students from the South who, between 1910 and the mid-1920s, bravely traveled north to Ferris Institute, a small, mostly white school in Big Rapids, Michigan. They came to enroll in college programs and college preparatory courses—and to escape, if only temporarily, the daily and ubiquitous indignities suffered under the Jim Crow racial hierarchy.
Justice for Some offers a new approach to understanding the Palestinian struggle for freedom, told through the power and control of international law. Focusing on key junctures—from the Balfour Declaration in 1917 to present-day wars in Gaza—Noura Erakat shows how the strategic deployment of law has shaped current conditions. Over the past century, the law has done more to advance Israel's interests than the Palestinians'. But, Erakat argues, this outcome was never inevitable.
Written by Victor Lewis and Hugh Vasquez, "Lessons from "The Color of Fear" is an educational 4 volume curriculm designed for use with the ground-breaking film "The Color of Fear"(TCOF). Available as a PDF with a DVD.
Maroon Comix is a fire on the mountain where maroon words and images meet to tell stories together. Stories of escape and homecoming, exile and belonging. Stories that converge on the summits of the human spirit, where the most dreadful degradation is overcome by the most daring dignity.
A powerful resource for classrooms and families, this 20-minute film promotes racial and ethnic identity in all children, highlighting the multiracial experience. Includes Action Booklet to facilitate dialogue and activities.
A New Critical Edition by Angela Y. Davis (featuring her "Lectures on Liberation) in which she sheds new light on the legacy of Frederick Douglass and examines this masterpiece of African American literature not just from the perspective of a woman but as one of the most provocative and profound minds of the last half century.
From one of the world’s leading voices on white privilege and anti-racism work comes this collection of essays on complexities of privilege and power. Each of the four parts illustrates Peggy McIntosh’s practice of combining personal and systemic understandings to focus on power in unusual ways. SALE - Reg. $47.89 Save $10!
The Study Guide is an essential tool providing the practical application of principles enumerated in the Joy DeGruy’s acclaimed book, Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing.
Based on the film, "Requiem for the American Dream," this is Noam Chomsky's first major book on the subject of income inequality.
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A radical feminist history and street art resource for inspired readers! This book combines short biographies with striking and usable stencil images of thirty women—activists, feminists, freedom-fighters, and visionaries.
Re-creating nursery rhymes and fairy tales, this radical coloring book takes anecdotes from the lives of real kids and mixes them with classic tales to create true-to-life characters, situations and resolutions.
Recording of July 30th webinar with Dr. Andrew Jolivette (Atakapa-Ishak Nation of Louisiana [Tsikip/Opelousa/Heron Clan]), Scholar, Author, and Activist
Recording of April 7 webinar with Loretta Ross. women's rights and human rights leader and an expert on racism and hate groups.
Recording of Apri 2 webinar with Shift - Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, and Sexual Harassment-Prevention Trainers and Educators
Recording of April 14 webinar with Robyn Henderson-Espinoza, PhD, a Non-binary Transgender and Queer Latinx Activist Scholar and Author
Recording of March 31 webinar with Tim Wise, Anti-Racism Activist, Media Commentator, and Author
Recording of April 23 Webinar with Aishah Shahidah Simmons, Survivor, Producer/Director, NO! The Rape Documentary, and Editor, Love WITH Accountability
Recording of August 6 webinar with Dr. Fania Davis, long-time social justice activist, Civil Rights attorney, restorative justice practitioner, writer, and scholar with a PhD in Indigenous Knowledge.
Recording of April 9 Webinar with Ericka Huggins, Human Rights Activist, Educator, and Black Panther Leader
Recording of March 26 webinar with Rahuldeep Gill, Intercultural Specialist and Professor of Hip Hop and Religion
Recording of April 16 Webinar with Yosimar Reyes, Nationally Acclaimed Queer Poet, Undocummented Artist and Speaker
Recording of April 21 webinar with Jacqueline Battalora, Racial Justice Educatior and author of Birth of a White Nation: The Invention of White People and Its Relevance Today
Recording of June 18 Special Event with Hugh Vasquez, Leading Equity and Diversity Educator
Recording of May 19 Virtual Conversation with Human Rights Attorney, Author, and Professor Noura Erakat and Scholar and Author Marc Lamont Hill
Recording of May 5 Special Event with Dolores Huerta, Feminist Icon and Legendary Labor Leader and Co-Founder of the United Farmworkers Union.
AVAILABLE FOR FREE! Recording to June 16 Special Event with Dr. Melina Abdullah, Leader of Black Lives Matter and Professor of Pan-African Studies at Cal State Los Angeles
Recording of May 26 Special Event with Dr. Jonathan Metzl, Accclaimed Physician, Psychiatrists, Sociologist, and Author.
Recording of May 28 Special Event with Winona LaDuke, Internationally Acclaimed Author, Orator, and Activist
Recording of May 1st Special Event with Angela Davis, Scholar, Educator, Author, and Political Activist
Recording of the June 4 Special Event with Dr. Nolan Cabrera, Author, Scholar, and Expert On Racism, Whiteness, and Creating Includive Campuses
The Latinos of Asia offers a window into both the racial consciousness of everyday people and the changing racial landscape of American society.
In our era of mass incarceration, gun violence, and Black Lives Matters, a handbook showing how racial justice and restorative justice can transform the African American experience in America.
Towards the "Other America" is a call to action to end white silence and a manual on how to do it. In addition to his own soul-searching essays and practical organizing advice in his “notes to activists," Chris Crass lifts up the voices of longtime white anti-racist leaders organizing in white communities for Black Lives Matter.
An historical analysis of how the Right has advanced its agenda and strategies used to gain political influence on campus.
This hard-hitting book takes a look at economic inequality and the demonization of those in need. Wise argues that far from any culture of poverty, it is the culture of predatory affluence that deserves the blame for America's simmering economic and social crises.
Undivided Rights captures the evolving and largely unknown activist history of women of color organizing for reproductive justice—on their own behalf.
Up a Creek, With a Paddle is an intimate and often humorous memoir by the author of Lies My Teacher Told Me and Sundown Towns, James W. Loewen, who holds the distinction of being the best-selling living sociologist today. Rivers are good metaphors for life, and paddling for living.
Completely revised and updated, this 4th edition of Uprooting Racism offers a framework around neoliberalism and interpersonal, institutional, and cultural racism, along with stories of resistance and white solidarity.
Features two of this country's leading racial and social justice scholar-activists discussing contemporary global politics.
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In this American Book Award-winning book, Iyer asks whether hate crimes should be considered domestic terrorism and explores the role of the state in perpetuating racism through detentions, national registration programs, police profiling, and constant surveillance. Reframing the discussion of race in America, she “reaches into the complexities of the many cultures that make up South Asia” (Publishers Weekly) and provides ideas from the front lines of post-9/11 America.
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By Robin DiAngela, this New York Times best-selling book explores the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. Foreword by Michael Eric Dyson
White Guys on Campus is a critical examination of race in higher education, centering whiteness, in an effort to unveil the frequently unconscious habits of racism among White male undergraduates.