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Product Description: Blending the historical, biographical and political, the wide-ranging Bright, Infinite Future describes how the values of the '60s are creating a new progressive majority in '16. The multi-faceted Mark Green―bestselling author, public interest lawyer and elected official―is our guide through contemporary American politics as Nader launches the modern consumer movement; Clinton wins the 1992 New York primary and therefore the nomination; and Green loses the closest NYC mayoral election in a century to Bloomberg after 9/11 in a perfect storm of money, terrorism, and race...read more

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9781250071576 | St Martins Pr, May 3, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Blending the historical, biographical and political, the wide-ranging Bright, Infinite Future describes how the values of the '60s are creating a new progressive majority in '16.

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Product Description: During one of the darkest periods of U.S. history, when white supremacy was entrenching itself throughout the nation, the white writer-jurist-activist Albion W. Tourgee (1838-1905) forged an extraordinary alliance with African Americans...read more

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9781469627953, titled "A Refugee from His Race: Albion W. Tourgée and His Fight against White Supremacy" | Univ of North Carolina Pr, May 2, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: During one of the darkest periods of U.

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Product Description: What would the Founding Fathers think about America today? Over 200 years ago the Founders broke away from the tyranny of the British Empire to build a nation based on the principles of freedom, equal rights, and opportunity for all men...read more

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9780307952042 | Crown Pub, April 5, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: What would the Founding Fathers think about America today?

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Product Description: From post-inauguration rallies to #NoDAPL and the Black Lives Matter movement to the global Women’s March on Washington, the people are exercising their power through protest and community organizing in a way that hasn’t been seen in years...read more

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9781632170446, titled "Becoming a Citizen Activist: Stories, Strategies & Advice for Changing Our World" | Sasquatch Books, January 5, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From post-inauguration rallies to #NoDAPL and the Black Lives Matter movement to the global Women’s March on Washington, the people are exercising their power through protest and community organizing in a way that hasn’t been seen in years.

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Product Description: Eqbal Ahmad (1930?–1999) was a bold and original activist, journalist, and theorist who brought uncommon perspective to the rise of militant Islam, the conflict in Kashmir, the involvement of the United States in Vietnam, and the geopolitics of the Cold War...read more

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9780231171564 | Columbia Univ Pr, September 15, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Eqbal Ahmad (1930?

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9781455518739 | Grand Central Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $30.00

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9781455518722 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, May 12, 2015), cover price $18.00

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9781478901174 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 20, 2014), cover price $40.00

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While we are all familiar with the lives of prominent Black civil rights leaders, few of us have a sense of what is entailed in developing a White anti-racist identity. Few of us can name the White activists who joined the struggle against discrimination, let alone understand the complexities, stresses and contradictions of doing this work while benefiting from the privileges they enjoyed as Whites. This book fills that gap by vividly presenting – in their own words – the personal stories, experiences and reflections of fifteen prominent White anti-racists. They recount the circumstances that led them to undertake this work, describe key moments and insights along their journeys, and frankly admit their continuing lapses and mistakes. They make it clear that confronting oppression (including their own prejudices) – whether about race, sexual orientation, ability or other differences – is a lifelong process of learning. The chapters in this book are full of inspirational and lesson-rich stories about the expanding awareness of White social justice advocates and activists who grappled with their White privilege and their early socialization and decided to work against structural injustice and personal prejudice. The authors are also self-critical, questioning their motivations and commitments, and acknowledging that – as Whites and possessors of other privileged identities – they continue to benefit from White privilege even as they work against it.This is an eye-opening book for anyone who wants to understand what it means to be White and the reality of what is involved in becoming a White anti-racist and social justice advocate; is interested in the paths taken by those who have gone before; and wants to engage reflectively and critically in this difficult and important work.Contributing AuthorsWarren J. BlumenfeldAbby L. FerberJane K. FernandesMichelle FineDiane J. GoodmanPaul C. GorskiHeather W. HackmanGary R. HowardKevin JenningsFrances E. KendallPaul KivelJames W. LoewenPeggy McIntoshJulie O’MaraAlan RabinowitzAndrea RabinowitzChristine E. Sleeter
By Ali Michael (editor), Moore (editor) and Marguerite W. Pennick-parks (editor)

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9781620362075, titled "Everyday White People Confront Racial & Social Injustice: 15 Stories" | Stylus Pub Llc, March 6, 2015, cover price $95.00

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9781620362082 | Stylus Pub Llc, March 2, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: While we are all familiar with the lives of prominent Black civil rights leaders, few of us have a sense of what is entailed in developing a White anti-racist identity.

In his heyday, Paul Robeson was one of the most famous people in the world; to his enemies he was also one of the most dangerous. From the 1930s to the 1960s, the African-American singer was the voice of the people, both as a performer and as a political activist who refused to be silenced.   Having won fame with hits such as “Ol’ Man River” and thrilling London and New York theatregoers with his legendary performance in Othello, Robeson established himself as a vocal supporter of Civil Rights and an opponent of oppression in all its forms. He traveled the world, performing in front of thousands to deliver a message of peace, equality and justice that was as readily understood on the streets of Manchester, Moscow, Johannesburg and Bombay as it was in Harlem and Washington, DC.   The first new work on the leading African-American singer for over a decade, Paul Robeson: A Watched Man is a story of passionate political struggle and conviction. Using archival material from the FBI, the State Department, MI5 and other secret agencies, Jordan Goodman reveals the true extent of the US government’s fear of this heroic individual. Robeson eventually appeared before the House Un-American Activities Committee, where he spiritedly defended his long-held convictions and refused to apologize, despite the potential damage to his career.

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9781781681312, titled "Paul Robeson A Watched Man: A Watched Man" | Verso Books, October 8, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In his heyday, Paul Robeson was one of the most famous people in the world; to his enemies he was also one of the most dangerous.

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9781781685563 | Verso Books, January 3, 2017, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Alice and Staughton Lynd have devoted their lives to the struggle for social justice. Carl Mirra began the history of the Lynds with his biography, Admirable Radical: Staughton Lynd and Cold War Dissent, 1945 1970 (The Kent State University Press, 2010)...read more

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9781606352236 | Kent State Univ Pr, October 1, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Alice and Staughton Lynd have devoted their lives to the struggle for social justice.

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Product Description: The Free Speech Movement in Berkeley, California, was pivotal in shaping 1960s America. Led by Mario Savio and other young veterans of the civil rights movement, student activists organized what was to that point the most tumultuous student rebellion in American history...read more
By Lynne Hollander Savio (contributor)

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9780520283374 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, September 1, 2014), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Free Speech Movement in Berkeley, California, was pivotal in shaping 1960s America.

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9780520283381 | Univ of California Pr, August 28, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Free Speech Movement in Berkeley, California, was pivotal in shaping 1960s America.

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Product Description: In times of trouble, Theodore Roosevelt once said, the country needs not critics or complainers, but the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood...who spends himself in a worthy cause. Richardson Dilworth was such a man...read more
By Jonathan Binzen (contributor) and Peter Binzen

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9781933822860 | Camino Books Inc, July 14, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In times of trouble, Theodore Roosevelt once said, the country needs not critics or complainers, but the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood.

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Product Description: Not long after the death of his father, whose heart gave out suddenly in November 1967, Charles Koch--then in his early thirties--discovered a letter his father had written when his four sons were small. "My dear boys," it began, "when you are twenty-one, you will receive what now seems to be a large sum of money...read more

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9781478901143 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 20, 2014), cover price $74.99 | About this edition: Not long after the death of his father, whose heart gave out suddenly in November 1967, Charles Koch--then in his early thirties--discovered a letter his father had written when his four sons were small.

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9781416590767 | 1 edition (Free Pr, June 14, 2011), cover price $30.00

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9781416590781 | Free Pr, April 19, 2014, cover price $26.99

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9781416597186 | Free Pr, May 3, 2011, cover price $18.99

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Product Description: Paul Robeson, despite being one of the greatest Renaissance figures in American history, still remains in relative anonymity. An exceptional scholar, lawyer, athlete, stage and screen actor, linguist, singer, civil rights and political activist, he performed brilliantly in every professional enterprise he undertook...read more
By Ramsess (illustrator), Paul Von Blum and Elizabeth Von Notias (illustrator)

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9781934389812 | Red Wheel/Weiser, December 17, 2013, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Paul Robeson, despite being one of the greatest Renaissance figures in American history, still remains in relative anonymity.

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Product Description: In On Western Terrorism Noam Chomsky, world-renowned dissident intellectual, discusses Western power and propaganda with filmmaker and investigative journalist Andre Vltchek. The discussion weaves historical narrative with the two men’s personal experiences, which have led them to a life of activism...read more

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9781771131155 | Between the Lines, September 30, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In On Western Terrorism Noam Chomsky, world-renowned dissident intellectual, discusses Western power and propaganda with filmmaker and investigative journalist Andre Vltchek.
9780745333878 | Pluto Pr, September 17, 2013, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In On Western Terrorism Noam Chomsky, world renowned dissident intellectual, discusses Western power and propaganda with filmmaker and investigative journalist Andre Vltchek.

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Product Description: How does a graduate student acquire the skills necessary to define a clear research agenda and write meaningful contributions to the scholarship in his or her field? Can the requirements of professional advancement in the ivory tower be reconciled with making a difference in the bare-knuckle world of policymaking? Can even a celebrated activist-scholar survive the seemingly relentless neoliberalization of higher education? Becoming a Footnote takes the reader on an inspirational journey through the experiences of researcher Sanford F...read more

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9781438447759 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 2013, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: How does a graduate student acquire the skills necessary to define a clear research agenda and write meaningful contributions to the scholarship in his or her field?

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9781438447742 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Humorous and witty recollections of the author’s journey from insecure graduate student to noted activist-scholar.

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Product Description: The story of Ava Helen Pauling—her rich career as an activist first for civil rights and liberties, then against nuclear testing, and finally for peace, feminism, and environmental stewardship—is best told in the context of her enduring partnership with her famous husband, Linus Pauling...read more

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9780870716980 | Oregon State Univ Pr, June 1, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The story of Ava Helen Pauling—her rich career as an activist first for civil rights and liberties, then against nuclear testing, and finally for peace, feminism, and environmental stewardship—is best told in the context of her enduring partnership with her famous husband, Linus Pauling.

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Product Description: ""I admire Russia for wiping out an economic system which permitted a handful of rich to exploit and beat gold from the millions of plain people. . . . As one who believes in freedom and democracy for all, I honor the Red nation." --FRANK MARSHALL DAVIS, 1947" In his memoir, Barack Obama omits the full name of his mentor, simply calling him "Frank...read more

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9781501131189 | Mercury Ink, August 1, 2015, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: ""I admire Russia for wiping out an economic system which permitted a handful of rich to exploit and beat gold from the millions of plain people.

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9781452659206 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 20, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In his memoir, Barack Obama omits the full name of his mentor, simply calling him "Frank.

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Product Description: In his memoir, Barack Obama omits the full name of his mentor, simply calling him "Frank." Now, the truth is out: Never has a figure as deeply troubling and controversial as Frank Marshall Davis had such an impact on the development of an American president...read more

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9781451698091 | Simon & Schuster, July 17, 2012, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: “I admire Russia for wiping out an economic system which permitted a handful of rich to exploit and beat gold from the millions of plain people.

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9781452609201 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 20, 2012), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: In his memoir, Barack Obama omits the full name of his mentor, simply calling him "Frank.

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9781611682342 | Univ of New Hampshire, March 13, 2012, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: Insider Richard Kirsch offers a vivid, first-person account of how health care reform came to be. This first-person account brings readers inside the biggest and most consequential issue campaign in American history. Fighting for Our Health recounts how a reform campaign led by grassroots organizers played a crucial role in President Obama’s signing historic health reform legislation in March of 2010—defeating the tea partiers, Republican Party, health insurance industry, and the US Chamber of Commerce...read more

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9781930912243 | State Univ of New York Pr, February 3, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Insider Richard Kirsch offers a vivid, first-person account of how health care reform came to be.

Written from the maximum-security prison where he has lived for almost 30 years, this enlightening memoir chronicles the militant career of David Gilbert, a radical activist whose incarceration is due to his involvement in the 1981 Brinks robbery, an attempted expropriation that resulted in four deaths. From his entry into the world of political activism as the founder of Students for a Democratic Society at Columbia University to his departure from public life in order to help build the clandestine resistance to war and racism known as the Weathermen, Gilbert relates all of the victories he has achieved and obstacles he has encountered during his struggle to build a new world. In telling the intensely personal story he is stripped of all illusions and assesses his journey from liberal to radical to revolutionary with rare humor and frankness. A firsthand glimpse into the terrors and triumphs of the 1960s and beyond, Love and Struggle is as candid and uncompromising as its author.
By Boots Riley (introduced by)

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9781604863192 | Independent Pub Group, December 30, 2011, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Written from the maximum-security prison where he has lived for almost 30 years, this enlightening memoir chronicles the militant career of David Gilbert, a radical activist whose incarceration is due to his involvement in the 1981 Brinks robbery, an attempted expropriation that resulted in four deaths.

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9781604866872 | Independent Pub Group, January 1, 2012, cover price $16.00

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