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Entropy Magazine: Best of 2017 As a member of the 1992 world-champion Chicago Bulls, a dashiki-clad Hodges delivered a handwritten letter to President George H. W. Bush demanding that he do more to address racism and economic inequality. Hodges was also a vocal union activist, initiated a boycott against Nike, and spoke out forcefully against police brutality in the wake of the Rodney King beating.But his outspokenness cost him dearly. In the prime of his career, after ten NBA seasons, Hodges was blackballed from the NBA for using his platform as a professional athlete to stand up for justice.In this powerful, passionate, and captivating memoir, Hodges shares the stories—including encounters with Nelson Mandela, Coretta Scott King, Jim Brown, R. Kelly, Michael Jordan, and others—from his lifelong fight for equality for African Americans.

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9781608466078 | Haymarket Books, December 20, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Entropy Magazine: Best of 2017 As a member of the 1992 world-champion Chicago Bulls, a dashiki-clad Hodges delivered a handwritten letter to President George H.

Paperback:

9781608467426 | Reprint edition (Haymarket Books, July 11, 2017), cover price $16.00

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Product Description: "Rory Fanning's odyssey is more than a walk across America. It is a gripping story of one young man's intellectual journey from eager soldier to skeptical radical, a look at not only the physical immenseness of the country, its small towns, and highways, but into the enormity of its past, the hidden sins and unredeemed failings of the United States...read more

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9781608463916 | Haymarket Books, November 4, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Rory Fanning's odyssey is more than a walk across America.

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