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Recommended Books:

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Tyler Johnson Was Here by Jay Coles

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I Am Not Your Negro by James Baldwin & Raoul Peck


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


The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander


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


Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson


Just Pursuit: A Black Prosecutor's Fight for Fairness by  Laura Coates

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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

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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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The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates 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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You Should See Me In a Crown by Leah Johnson

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All American Boys by Jason Reynolds

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

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Brainwashed: Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority by Tom Burrell


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


Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin


Race Matters by Cornel West

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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by 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 X. Kendi


White Fragility: Why It's so Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin Diangelo

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A Race is a Nice Thing to Have (A Guide to Being a White Person, or Understanding the White Persons in Your Life) by Janet E. Helms, Ph.D.

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So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

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

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

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

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The End Of White Politics: How to Heal our Liberal Divide by Zerlina Maxwell

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The Color Of Law by Richard Rothstein


Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson

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This 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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The Other Half of My Heart by Sundee Tucker Frazier 

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