A Black Women's History of the United States

A Black Women's History of the United States A revealing historyat once sobering and empoweringshowing Black women s expansive contributions since the 1600s Spanning over 400 years, this book, written by two award winning Black women historians, prioritizes all voices from poor and working class domestics to middle class reform women to sex

No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference

No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference The groundbreaking speeches of Greta Thunberg, the young climate activist who has become the voice of a generation, including her historic address to the United Nations In August 2018 a fifteen year old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg, decided not to go to school one day in order to protest the

How to Be an Antiracist

How to Be an Antiracist Ibram X Kendi s concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in America but even fundamentally, points us toward liberating new ways of thinking about ourselves and each other In How to be an Antiracist, Kendi asks us to think about what an antiracist

So You Want to Talk About Race

So You Want to Talk About Race In this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today s racial landscape from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial

Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions

Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions Structured around the forty questions Luiselli translates and asks undocumented Latin American children facing deportation, Tell Me How It Ends an expansion of her 2016 Freeman s essay of the same name humanizes these young migrants and highlights the contradiction of the idea of America as a

The Boy At the Back of the Class

The Boy At the Back of the Class There used to be an empty chair at the back of my class, but now a new boy called Ahmet is sitting in it He s eight years old just like me , but he s very strange He never talks and never smiles and doesn t like sweets not even lemon sherbets, which are my favourite But the truth is, Ahmet

Go with the Flow

Go with the Flow Good friends help you go with the flow Best friends help you start a revolution Sophos Abby, Brit, Christine, and Sasha are fed up Hazelton High never has enough tampons Or pads Or adults who will listen Sick of an administration that puts football before female health, the girls confront

Internment

Internment Rebellions are built on hope Set in a horrifying near future United States, seventeen year old Layla Amin and her parents are forced into an internment camp for Muslim American citizens With the help of newly made friends also trapped within the internment camp, her boyfriend on the outside, and

De meeste mensen deugen

De meeste mensen deugen De mens is een beest, zeiden de koningen Een zondaar, zeiden de priesters Een ego st, zeiden de boekhouders Al eeuwen is de westerse cultuur doordrongen van het geloof in de verdorvenheid van de mens Maar wat als we het al die tijd mis hadden In dit boek verweeft Rutger Bregman de jongste

The Battle For Paradise

The Battle For Paradise Fearless necessary reporting Klein exposes the battle of utopias that is currently unfolding in storm ravaged Puerto Rico a battle that pits a pitilessly neoliberal plutocratic paradise against a community movement with Puerto Rican sovereignty at its center Junot Diaz We are in a

Femme in Public

Femme in Public What feminine part of yourself did you have to destroy in order to survive in this world At what point does femininity become synonymous with apology Who hurt the people who hurt you Let s figure it out Femme In Public 2017 is a collection of poetry by nonbinary artist Alok Vaid Menon In the

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give A three time winner of Goodreads Choice Awards Sixteen year old Starr Carter moves between two worlds the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood