The Battle of Negro Fort: The Rise And Fall Of A Fugitive Slave Community

Historian Matthew J. Clavin reveals the dramatic story of the United States’ destruction of a free and independent community of fugitive slaves in Spanish Florida in a brutal battle among hundreds of American troops, Indian warriors, and black rebels.

Discover the untold history here
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Fight Like a Girl: How to be a Fearless Feminist, Second Edition

With an eye toward what it takes to create actual change and a deep understanding of women’s history and the key issues facing girls and young women today, author Megan Seely offers a pragmatic introduction to feminism and lays out a blueprint for the next generation of feminist activists.

Fight the Patriarchy
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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.

“[A]n invaluable addition to the existing literature on the LBGT movement and the sexual revolution. It is a perfect tribute to the LGBT resistance struggle that has shaped the modern world.”—Washington Book Review

Read and be prideful!
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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.

“If you care about thoughtfully engaging with race, Harry Potter, and fandom, you definitely need to check out The Dark Fantastic.”—Mugglenet

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