Book Reviews

Book Feature: False Black Power?

Black civil rights leaders have long supported ethnic identity politics and prioritized the integration of political

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On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City

Alice Goffman spent six years in one Philadelphia neighborhood, documenting the routine stops, searches, raids, and

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Black Detroit: A People’s History of Self-Determination

Overview The author of Baldwin’s Harlem looks at the evolving culture, politics, economics, and spiritual life

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Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America

There have been countless books written about the civil rights movement, but far less attention has

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Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women

    One woman’s remarkable odyssey from tragedy to prison to recovery—and recognition as a leading

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

The New Jim Crow is a stunning account of the rebirth of a caste-like system in

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Book Review: Killers of the Flower Moon

About Killers of the Flower Moon “Disturbing and riveting…Grann has proved himself a master of spinning

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Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II

Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War

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Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

Some Americans cling desperately to the myth that we are living in a post-racial society, that

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Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the former secretary of state and bestselling author — a sweeping

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