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Hands Up, Don’t Shoot: Why the Protests in Ferguson and Baltimore Matter, and How They Changed America

Author Jennifer Cobbina draws on in-depth interviews with nearly two hundred residents of Ferguson and Baltimore to curate this remarkably current, on-the-ground assessment of the powerful, protestor-driven movement around race, justice, and policing in America.

Heads Down, And Read
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The Stonewall Riots: A Documentary History

Across 200 documents, editor Marc Stein presents a unique record of the lessons and legacies of Stonewall. Check out the array of this celebrated past in this new book The Stonewall Riots: A Documentary History.

Read and be prideful!
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Conformity: The Power of Social Influences

We live in an era of tribalism, polarization, and intense social division—how did this happen? Bestselling author Cass R. Sunstein reveals the appeal and the danger of conformity. 

Red Pill or Blue Pill?
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The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games

One of BookRiot’s Most Anticipated Reads of 2019, Ebony Elizabeth Thomas’ The Dark Fantastic reveals the diversity crisis in children’s and young adult media as not only a lack of representation, but a lack of imagination.

Explore the fantastic
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Times Square Red, Times Square Blue, 20th Anniversary Edition

A beautiful twentieth anniversary edition of Samuel R. Delany’s landmark book that cataloged a vibrant but disappearing neighborhood in New York City, with a foreword by Robert F. Reid-Pharr.

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