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  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

    Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as "brave and bold," this book directly challenges the notion that the election of Barack Obama signals a new era of colorblindness. With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that "we have not ended racial caste in America; we have merely redesigned it." By targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating commun...

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    • Brand: Baker and Taylor
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  • Transgressions: Ten Novellas from Transgressions

    Forge Books is proud to present an amazing collection of novellas, compiled by New York Times bestselling author Ed McBain. Transgressions is a quintessential classic of never-before-published tales from today's very best novelists. Featuring: "Walking Around Money" by Donald E. Westlake: The master of the comic mystery is back with an all-new novella featuring hapless crook John Dortmunder, who gets involved in a crime that supposedly no one will ever know happened. Naturally, when something it too good to be true, it usually is, and Dortmunde...

    • ASIN: B003E74AKM

  • White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide

    National Book Critics Circle Award WinnerNew York Times BestsellerA New York Times Notable Book of the YearA Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the YearA Boston Globe Best Book of 2016A Chicago Review of Books Best Nonfiction Book of 2016From the Civil War to our combustible present, White Rage reframes our continuing conversation about race, chronicling the powerful forces opposed to black progress in America--now in paperback with a new afterword by the author, acclaimed historian Carol Anderson.As Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in Augus...

    • ASIN: 1632864134
    • Brand: Anderson Carol

  • Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day's Black Heroes, at Home and at War

    The injustices of 1940s Jim Crow America are brought to life in this extraordinary blend of military and social history—a story that pays tribute to the valor of an all-black battalion whose crucial contributions at D-Day have gone unrecognized to this day.In the early hours of June 6, 1944, the 320th Barrage Balloon Battalion, a unit of African-American soldiers, landed on the beaches of France. Their orders were to man a curtain of armed balloons meant to deter enemy aircraft. One member of the 320th would be nominated for the Medal of Hono...

    • ASIN: 0062313797

  • The New Jim Crow

    It is no longer socially permissible to use race, explicitly, as a justification for discrimination, exclusion, and social contempt. Yet, as legal star Alexander reveals, today it is perfectly legal to discriminate against convicted criminals

    • UPC: 15022530
    • Rating: 4.722

  • The New Jim Crow : Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

    Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. "The New Jim Crow" is such a book. Praised by

    • UPC: 10999608
    • Rating: 4.677

  • Stony the Road : Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow

    A profound new rendering of the struggle by African-Americans for equality after the Civil War and the violent counter-revolution that resubjugated them, as seen through the prism of the war of images and ideas that

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  • Lady Liberty Enlightens the World : Interesting Facts about the Statue of Liberty - American History for Kids Children's History Books

    When you look at Lady Liberty, you see a symbol of American freedom. But did you know that the statue was not even created in the US? There's an interesting story behind it and this

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  • The Strange Career of Jim Crow - eBook

    C. Vann Woodward who died in 1999 at the age of 91 was America's most eminent Southern historian the winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Mary Chestnut's Civil War and a Bancroft Prize for The

    • UPC: 478580816
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Ghosts of Jim Crow : Ending Racism in Post-Racial America

    9781479845019

    • UPC: 42591656
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Truevine : Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South

    "100 notable books. The New York Times book

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    • Rating: 3.5

  • Students on Strike : Jim Crow, Civil Rights, Brown, and Me

    Told in Stokes' own words, the story vividly conveys how his passion for learning helped set in motion one of the most powerful movements in American history, resulting in the desegregation of schools--and life--in the

    • UPC: 5799010
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Dark Sky Rising: Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow (Scholastic Focus)

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. presents a journey through America's past and our nation's attempts at renewal in this look at the Civil War's conclusion, Reconstruction, and the rise of Jim Crow

    • UPC: 572083259

  • Truevine : Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South

    Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow

    • UPC: 55772891
    • Rating: 3.5

  • Jim Crow and America's Racism Explained

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