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Recommended Books:


I Am Not Your Negro by James Baldwin


The Mis-Education 
of The negro by Carter g. Woodson


Up from Slavery by Booker T. Washington


Black Misery by Langston Hughes

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Don't Believe the Hype: Fighting Cultural Misinformation About African-Americans by Farai Chideya


Reel Diversity by Brian C. Johnson and Skyra C. Blanchard


The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the age of colorblindness by Michelle Alexander


Stamped: Racism, Antiracism and You by Jayson Reynolds and Ibram Kendi


Heading Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

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A Race is a Good Thing to Have (A Guide to Being a White Person) by Janet E. Helms

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Heading Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

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Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad and Robin 

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An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz


Caste by Isabel Wilkerson

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End Of White Politics by Zerlina Maxwell

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The Color Of Law by Richard Rothstein

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You Should See Me In a Crown by Leah Johnson

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his Is My America by Kim Johnson

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The Black Kids by Christina Hammonds Reed

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Counting Every Vote: The Most Contentious Elections in American History by Robert Dudley and Eric Shireav

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America Afire by Bernard A. Weisberger

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Dear Martin by Nic Stone

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Tyler Johnson Was Here by Jay Coles


Brainwashed by Tom Burrell


The Autobiography of Martin Luther King Jr. by Clayborne Carson and Martin Luther King Jr.


Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin


Race Matters by Cornel West

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Incidents in the Life of a Slave written by herself, Harriet A. Jacobs

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Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

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How to be an Antiracist by Ibram Kendi


Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

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A Race is a Good Thing to Have (A Guide to Being a White Person) by Janet E. Helms

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So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

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Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum

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Heading Rethinking Incarceration: Advocating for Justice That Restores by Dominique DuBois Gilliard

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Make Change by Shaun King

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I'm Still Here: Black Dignity In A World Made For Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown

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This Book Is Anti-Racist by Tiffany Jewell

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Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore


Grown by Tiffany Jackson

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Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

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Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States by Edward B. Foley

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Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College by Jesse Wegman

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

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All American Boys by Jason Reynolds

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The Other Half of My Heart by Sundee Tucker Frazier 

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