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New books on Social Justice and Activism

Social Change Now: A Guide for Reflection and Connection By Deepa Iyer Cover Image
$20.00
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ISBN: 9781732066632
Published: Thick Press - November 30th, 2022

A roadmap for those who are ready to deepen their commitment to social justice from racial justice advocate, Deepa Iyer.

To engage in social change at this moment in time requires consistent attention, deep reflection, and committed collective action.


The Future Is Disabled: Prophecies, Love Notes and Mourning Songs By Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781551528915
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 4th, 2022

In The Future Is Disabled, Leah Laksmi Piepzna-Samarasinha asks some provocative questions: What if, in the near future, the majority of people will be disabled―and what if that's not a bad thing?


No More Police: A Case for Abolition By Mariame Kaba, Andrea Ritchie Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781620977323
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Published: New Press - August 30th, 2022

An instant national best seller

A persuasive primer on police abolition from two veteran organizers

"One of the world's most prominent advocates, organizers and political educators of the abolitionist] framework." --NBCNews.com on Mariame Kaba


Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation By Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Brenna Bhandar (Editor), Alberto Toscano (Editor) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781839761706
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Published: Verso - May 10th, 2022

The first collection of writings from one of the foremost contemporary critical thinkers on racism, geography and incarceration


Abolition. Feminism. Now. By Angela Y. Davis, Gina Dent, Erica R. Meiners Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642592580
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Published: Haymarket Books - January 18th, 2022

As a politic and a practice, abolition increasingly shapes our political moment -- halting the construction of new jails and propelling movements to divest from policing.


Contemporary Asian American Activism: Building Movements for Liberation By Diane C. Fujino (Editor), Robyn Magalit Rodriguez (Editor) Cover Image
$33.00
ISBN: 9780295749808
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Published: University of Washington Press - April 5th, 2022

In the struggles for prison abolition, global anti-imperialism, immigrant rights, affordable housing, environmental justice, fair labor, and more, twenty-first-century Asian American activists are speaking out and standing up to systems of oppression.


The Trauma of Caste: A Dalit Feminist Meditation on Survivorship, Healing, and Abolition By Thenmozhi Soundararajan, Tarana Burke (Foreword by), Aishah Shahidah Simmons (Epilogue by), Cornel West (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Thenmozhi Soundararajan, Tarana Burke (Foreword by), Aishah Shahidah Simmons (Epilogue by), Cornel West (Afterword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781623177652
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Published: North Atlantic Books - November 15th, 2022

Instant Amazon Best Seller and Hot New Release

For readers of Caste and Radical Dharma, an urgent call to action to end caste apartheid, grounded in Dalit feminist abolition and engaged Buddhism.


Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families--and How Abolition Can Build a Safer World By Dorothy Roberts Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781541675445
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Published: Basic Books - April 5th, 2022

An award-winning scholar exposes the foundational racism of the child welfare system and calls for radical change 
 
Many believe the child welfare system protects children from abuse. But as Torn Apart uncovers, this system is designed to punish Black families.


For Brown Girls with Sharp Edges and Tender Hearts: A Love Letter to Women of Color By Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodríguez Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781541674882
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Published: Seal Press - October 11th, 2022

This “electrifying debut” (Los Angeles Times) arms women of color with the tools and knowledge they need to find success on their own terms  

For generations, Brown girls have had to push against powerful forces of sexism, racism, and classism, often feeling alone in the struggle. By founding Latina Rebels, Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodríg


Becoming Kin: An Indigenous Call to Unforgetting the Past and Reimagining Our Future By Patty Krawec, Nick Estes (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Patty Krawec, Nick Estes (Foreword by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9781506478258
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Published: Broadleaf Books - September 27th, 2022

We find our way forward by going back.

The invented history of the Western world is crumbling fast, Anishinaabe writer Patty Krawec says, but we can still honor the bonds between us. Settlers dominated and divided, but Indigenous peoples won't just send them all ""home.""


Organize, Fight, Win: Black Communist Women's Political Writing By Charisse Burden-Stelly, Jodi Dean Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781839764974
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Published: Verso - October 4th, 2022

Black Communist women throughout the early to mid-twentieth century fought for and led mass campaigns in the service of building collective power in the fight for liberation. Through concrete materialist analysis of the conditions of Black workers, these women argued that racial and economic equality can only be achieved by overthrowing capitalism.


Viral Justice: How We Grow the World We Want By Ruha Benjamin Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780691222882
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Published: Princeton University Press - October 11th, 2022

An inspiring vision of how we can build a more just world--one small change at a time

"A book as urgent as the moment that produced it."--Jelani Cobb, Columbia Journalism School


Saving Our Own Lives: A Liberatory Practice of Harm Reduction By Shira Hassan, Adrienne Maree Brown (Foreword by), Tourmaline (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Shira Hassan, Adrienne Maree Brown (Foreword by), Tourmaline (Introduction by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781642598414
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Published: Haymarket Books - October 25th, 2022

Liberatory Harm Reduction is one of the most important interventions of the 20th century, and yet a compilation of its critical stories and voices was, until now, seemingly nowhere to be found.


Community as Rebellion: A Syllabus for Surviving Academia as a Woman of Color By Lorgia García Peña Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781642596922
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Published: Haymarket Books - May 31st, 2022

A meditation on freedom making in the academy for women scholars of color.


Essential Labor: Mothering as Social Change By Angela Garbes Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062937360
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Published: Harper Wave - May 10th, 2022

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

From the acclaimed author of Like a Mother comes a reflection on the state of caregiving in America, and an exploration of mothering as a means of social change.


Assata Taught Me: State Violence, Racial Capitalism, and the Movement for Black Lives By Donna Murch Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781642595161
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Published: Haymarket Books - March 29th, 2022

Black Panther and Cuban exile Assata Shakur has inspired generations of radical protest, including the contemporary movement for Black lives.


The Viral Underclass: The Human Toll When Inequality and Disease Collide By Steven W. Thrasher Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250796639
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Published: Celadon Books - August 2nd, 2022

**LONGLISTED FOR THE 2023 ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALS FOR EXCELLENCE**

"An irresistibly readable and humane exploration of the barbarities of class...readers are gifted that most precious of things in these muddled times: a clear lens through which to see the world."


Becoming Abolitionists: Police, Protests, and the Pursuit of Freedom By Derecka Purnell Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781662601668
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Published: Astra House - October 4th, 2022

One of the New York Times' 6 New Paperbacks to Read

Now in paperback and with new material, a 2021 Kirkus Best Book of the year in both Nonfiction and Current Events, the book Naomi Klein called: “a triumph of political imagination and a tremendous gift to all movements struggling towards liberation.”


Decolonial Marxism: Essays from the Pan-African Revolution By Walter Rodney Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781839764110
Published: Verso - August 2nd, 2022

A previously unpublished collection of Rodney's essays on Marxism, spanning his engagement with of Black Power, Ujamaa Villages, and the everyday people who put an end to a colonial era


Red Hot City: Housing, Race, and Exclusion in Twenty-First-Century Atlanta By Dan Immergluck Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780520387645
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Published: University of California Press - October 11th, 2022

An incisive examination of how growth-at-all-costs planning and policy have exacerbated inequality and racial division in Atlanta.
 
Atlanta, the capital of the American South, is at the red-hot core of expansion, inequality, and political relevance.


Liberated to the Bone: Histories. Bodies. Futures. By Susan Raffo Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781849354653
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Published: AK Press - November 15th, 2022

A way to deepen our understanding of the relationship between social justice and the work of healing--healing as individuals, communities, and societies.


Ride or Die: A Feminist Manifesto for the Well-Being of Black Women By Shanita Hubbard Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780306874673
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Published: Legacy Lit - November 8th, 2022

A “ride-or-die chick” is a woman who holds down her family and community. She’s your girl that you can call up in the middle of the night to bail you out of jail, and you know she’ll show up and won’t ask any questions. Her ride-or-die trope becomes a problem when she does it indiscriminately.


Try Anarchism for Life: The Beauty of Our Circle By Cindy Barukh Milstein Cover Image
$22.00
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ISBN: 9781958911006
Published: Strangers in a Tangled Wilderness - November 15th, 2022

Try Anarchism for Life revolves around a thought experiment: What are some of the many

beautiful dimensions of anarchism? In reply, it blends gorgeous circle A drawings by twenty-six

artists with Milstein's words, forming picture-prose that are at once inviting and playful,


Drastic Dykes and Accidental Activists: Queer Women in the Urban South By La Shonda Mims Cover Image
$27.45
ISBN: 9781469670553
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - December 6th, 2022

After World War II, Atlanta and Charlotte emerged as leading urban centers in the South, redefining the region through their competing metropolitan identities. Both cities also served as home to queer communities who defined themselves in accordance with their urban surroundings and profited to varying degrees from the emphasis on economic growth.


Rest Is Resistance: A Manifesto By Tricia Hersey Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316365215
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - October 11th, 2022

***INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER***

Disrupt and push back against capitalism and white supremacy. In this book, Tricia Hersey, aka The Nap Bishop, encourages us to connect to the liberating power of rest, daydreaming, and naps as a foundation for healing and justice.

What would it be like to live in a well-rested world?


Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource by and for Transgender Communities By Laura Erickson-Schroth (Editor) Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780190092726
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 15th, 2022

There is no one way to be transgender.


Black Disability Politics By Sami Schalk Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781478025009
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Published: Duke University Press - October 31st, 2022

In Black Disability Politics Sami Schalk explores how issues of disability have been and continue to be central to Black activism from the 1970s to the present. Schalk shows how Black people have long engaged with disability as a political issue deeply tied to race and racism.


Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation By Linda Villarosa Cover Image
$30.00
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ISBN: 9780385544887
Published: Doubleday - June 14th, 2022

A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 BOOK OF THE YEAR • "A stunning exposé of why Black people in our society 'live sicker and die quicker'—an eye-opening game changer."—Oprah Daily


Health Communism: A Surplus Manifesto By Beatrice Adler-Bolton, Artie Vierkant Cover Image
$24.95
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ISBN: 9781839765162
Published: Verso - October 18th, 2022

A searing analysis of health and illness under capitalism from hosts of the hit podcast “Death Panel”

In this fiery, theoretical tour-de-force, Beatrice Adler-Bolton and Artie Vierkant offer an overview of life and death under capitalism and argue for a new global left politics aimed at severing the ties between capital and one of its primary tools: health.


Emotional Justice: A Roadmap for Racial Healing By Esther A. Armah, Brittney Cooper (Foreword by), Robin DiAngelo (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Esther A. Armah, Brittney Cooper (Foreword by), Robin DiAngelo (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523003365
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - October 11th, 2022

It is time for an emotional reckoning on our path to racial healing, sustainable equity, and the future of DEI. Here’s the tool to help us navigate it.


Light in Gaza: Writings Born of Fire By Jehad Abusalim (Editor), Jennifer Bing (Editor), Mike Merryman-Lotze (Editor) Cover Image
By Jehad Abusalim (Editor), Jennifer Bing (Editor), Mike Merryman-Lotze (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781642596991
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Published: Haymarket Books - August 30th, 2022

Imagining the future of Gaza beyond the cruelties of occupation and Apartheid, Light in Gaza is a powerful contribution to understanding Palestinian experience.


Bigger Than Bravery: Black Resilience and Reclamation in a Time of Pandemic By Valerie Boyd (Editor), Alice Walker (Contribution by), Kiese Laymon (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Valerie Boyd (Editor), Alice Walker (Contribution by), Kiese Laymon (Contribution by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781940596471
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Published: Lookout Books - November 15th, 2022

Big Indie Book of Fall, Publishers Weekly


"Valerie Boyd's Bigger Than Bravery isn't just an anthology; it is a survival guide."


Anne Braden Speaks: Selected Writings and Speeches, 1947-1999 By Anne Braden, Ben Wilkins (Editor) Cover Image
By Anne Braden, Ben Wilkins (Editor)
$21.85
ISBN: 9781583679708
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Published: Monthly Review Press - August 2nd, 2022

Anne Braden was raised to be a southern belle. Instead she became a revolutionary who helped to shape the self-understanding of the entire civil rights movement. From her earliest days as a trade unionist in the radical wing of the Congress of Industrial Organizations, she had been one of a small handful of white Southerners willing to take a stand against Jim Crow in the 1950s.


No Choice: The Destruction of Roe v. Wade and the Fight to Protect a Fundamental American Right By Becca Andrews Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781541768390
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Published: PublicAffairs - October 11th, 2022

An in-depth look at the legacy of Roe v. Wade, and on-the-ground reporting from the front lines of the battle to protect the right to choose

The pieces started to fall in 2019 when a wave of anti-abortion laws went into effect.


American Detox: The Myth of Wellness and How We Can Truly Heal By Kerri Kelly, Rev. angel Kyodo Williams (Foreword by) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781623177249
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Published: North Atlantic Books - June 7th, 2022

**An Amazon Editor's Pick in Best Nonfiction**
“An intimate, honest, accountable, and thorough invitation into healing” -- adrienne maree brown, author of Pleasure Activism
“This book is a powerhouse.” -- Ashley Judd

The myth of wellness is a lie. And until we learn to confront and dismantle its toxic systems, we can’t ever be well.


Bird Uncaged: An Abolitionist's Freedom Song By Marlon Peterson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781645036524
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Published: Bold Type Books - December 6th, 2022

From a leading prison abolitionist, a moving memoir about coming of age in Brooklyn and surviving incarceration—and a call to break free from all the cages that confine us.
 
Marlon Peterson grew up in 1980s Crown Heights, raised by Trinidadian immigrants.


Crip Kinship: The Disability Justice & Art Activism of Sins Invalid By Shayda Kafai Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781551528649
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - December 7th, 2021

In recent years, disability activism has come into its own as a vital and necessary means to acknowledge the power and resilience of the disabled community, and to call out ableist culture wherever it appears.


Black Powerful: Black Voices Reimagine Revolution By Natasha Marin (Editor) Cover Image
By Natasha Marin (Editor)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781952119255
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Published: McSweeney's - September 6th, 2022

Featuring a foreword by Jason Reynolds.

Award-winning viral curator and poet Natasha Marin follows up her acclaimed Black Imagination with a brilliant new collection of sharply rendered, breathtaking reflections from more than one hundred Black voices.


Our Work Is Everywhere: An Illustrated Oral History of Queer and Trans Resistance By Syan Rose, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha (Foreword by) Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781551528151
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - April 6th, 2021

Over the past ten years, we have witnessed the rise of queer and trans communities that have defied and challenged those who have historically opposed them. Through bold, symbolic imagery and surrealist, overlapping landscapes, queer illustrator and curator Syan Rose shines a light on the faces and voices of these diverse, amorphous, messy, real and imagined queer and trans communities.


Holding Change: The Way of Emergent Strategy Facilitation and Mediation By Adrienne Maree Brown Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781849354189
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Published: AK Press - May 25th, 2021

In our complex world, facilitation and mediation skills are as important for individuals as they are for organizations. How do we practice them in ways that align with nature, with pleasure, with our best imagining of our future? How do we attend to generating the ease necessary to help us move through the inevitable struggles of life?


Belly of the Beast: The Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness By Da'Shaun L. Harrison, Kiese Laymon (Foreword by) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781623175979
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Published: North Atlantic Books - August 10th, 2021

**The 2022 Lammy Award Winner in Transgender Nonfiction**
Exploring the intersections of Blackness, gender, fatness, health, and the violence of policing.


We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642595253
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2021

"Organizing is both science and art. It is thinking through a vision, a strategy, and then figuring out who your targets are, always being concerned about power, always being concerned about how you're going to actually build power in order to be able to push your issues, in order to be able to get the target to actually move in the way that you want to."


Grieving While Black: An Antiracist Take on Oppression and Sorrow By Breeshia Wade Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781623175511
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Published: North Atlantic Books - March 2nd, 2021

Typically, when we reference grief work in relation to anti-Blackness, people think about the grief experienced by those oppressed by white supremacy. But Breeshia Wade encourages those who are not Black to consider how their own unexplored grief amplifies the suffering of Black people.


When to Talk and When to Fight: The Strategic Choice between Dialogue and Resistance By Rebecca Subar, Rosi Greenberg (Illustrator), Douglas Stone (Foreword by), Esteban Kelly (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Rebecca Subar, Rosi Greenberg (Illustrator), Douglas Stone (Foreword by), Esteban Kelly (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781629638362
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Published: PM Press - July 6th, 2021

Weaving beautiful storytelling and clear analysis, this book maps the habits of change-makers, explaining why some groups choose dialogue and negotiation while others practice confrontation and resistance. Threaded among examples of conflict, struggle, and change in organizations, communities, and society is the compelling personal story that led Subar to her community of practice at Dragonfl


The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor) Cover Image
By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor)
$38.00
ISBN: 9780593230572
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Published: One World - November 16th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER • A dramatic expansion of a groundbreaking work of journalism, The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story offers a profoundly revealing vision of the American past and present.


Decolonizing Wealth, Second Edition: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance By Edgar Villanueva, II Bishop William J. Barber (Foreword by) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523091416
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - August 17th, 2021

Decolonizing Wealth is a provocative analysis of the dysfunctional colonial dynamics at play in philanthropy and finance. Award-winning philanthropy executive Edgar Villanueva draws from the traditions from the Native way to prescribe the medicine for restoring balance and healing our divides.


We Too: Essays on Sex Work and Survival: Essays on Sex Work and Survival By Natalie West (Editor), Tina Horn (Associate Editor), Melissa Gira Grant (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Natalie West (Editor), Tina Horn (Associate Editor), Melissa Gira Grant (Contribution by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781558612853
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Published: Feminist Press - February 9th, 2021

This collection of narrative essays by sex workers presents a crystal-clear rejoinder: there's never been a better time to fight for justice.Responding to the resurgence of the #MeToo movement in 2017, sex workers from across the industry--hookers and prostitutes, strippers and dancers, porn stars, cam models, Dommes and subs alike--complicate narratives of sexual harassment and viol


What's Up with White Women?: Unpacking Sexism and White Privilege in Pursuit of Racial Justice By Ilsa Govan, Tilman Smith Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780865719613
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Published: New Society Publishers - October 19th, 2021

As a white woman, ask yourself: are you upholding or fighting racism?

What's Up with White Women? is a practical guide for white women who are interested in becoming more effective in their cross-cultural, anti-racist practices.


The Lesbian Avenger Handbook: A Handy Guide to Homemade Revolution By Kelly J. Cogswell (Editor), Sarah M. Schulman, Ana M. Simo (Editor) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781736155806
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Published: Homocom - June 1st, 2021

Launched in New York City, in 1992, the Lesbian Avengers rejected the picket line and ordinary demo for media-savvy, nonviolent direct action.


“Prisons Make Us Safer”: And 20 Other Myths about Mass Incarceration (Myths Made in America) By Victoria Law Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780807029527
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Published: Beacon Press - April 6th, 2021

An accessible guide for activists, educators, and all who are interested in understanding how the prison system oppresses communities and harms individuals.


The Echoing Ida Collection By Cynthia R. Greenlee (Editor), Kemi Alabi (Editor), Janna A. Zinzi (Editor) Cover Image
By Cynthia R. Greenlee (Editor), Kemi Alabi (Editor), Janna A. Zinzi (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781558612839
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Published: Feminist Press - January 12th, 2021

Rooted in reproductive justice, Echoing Ida harnesses the power of media for social justice--amplifying the struggles and successes of contemporary freedom movements in the US.


Lessons in Liberation: An Abolitionist Toolkit for Educators By Collective the Education for Liberation, Bettina L. Love (Contribution by), Mariame Kaba (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Collective the Education for Liberation, Bettina L. Love (Contribution by), Mariame Kaba (Contribution by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781849354363
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Published: AK Press - September 28th, 2021

A political vision for a future ripe with alternatives to imprisonment and punishment.


What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat By Aubrey Gordon Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780807014776
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Published: Beacon Press - November 16th, 2021

From the creator of Your Fat Friend and co-host of the Maintenance Phase podcast, an explosive indictment of the systemic and cultural bias facing plus-size people.


The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness By Rhonda V. Magee Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143132820
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Published: TarcherPerigee - September 14th, 2021

“Illuminates the very heart of social justice and how it might be approached and nurtured through mindfulness practices in community and through the discernment and new degrees of freedom these practices entrain.” --from the foreword by Jon Kabat-Zinn
 


The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart By Alicia Garza Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525509707
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Published: One World - September 7th, 2021

An essential guide to building transformative movements to address the challenges of our time, from one of the country’s leading organizers and a co-creator of Black Lives Matter
 
“Excellent and provocative . . . a gateway [to] urgent debates.”—Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, The New Yorker


Postcolonial Astrology: Reading the Planets through Capital, Power, and Labor By Alice Sparkly Kat Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781623175306
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Published: North Atlantic Books - May 18th, 2021

Tapping into the political power of magic and astrology for social, community, and personal transformation.

In a cross-cultural approach to understanding astrology as a magical language, Alice Sparkly Kat unmasks the political power of astrology, showing how it can be channeled as a force for collective healing and liberation.


We Will Not Cancel Us: And Other Dreams of Transformative Justice By Adrienne Maree Brown, Malkia Devich-Cyril (Afterword by) Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9781849354226
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Published: AK Press - November 17th, 2020

Cancel culture addresses real harm...and sometimes causes more. It's time to think this through.


Mutual Aid: Building Solidarity During This Crisis (and the Next) By Dean Spade Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781839762123
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Published: Verso - October 27th, 2020

Mutual aid is the radical act of caring for each other while working to change the world.
 


Beyond Survival: Strategies and Stories from the Transformative Justice Movement By Ejeris Dixon (Editor), Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha (Editor) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781849353625
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Published: AK Press - January 21st, 2020

Transformative justice seeks to solve the problem of violence at the grassroots level, without relying on punishment, incarceration, or policing. Community-based approaches to preventing crime and repairing its damage have existed for centuries. However, in the punative atmosphere of contemporary criminal justice systems, they are often marginalized and operate under the radar.


Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century By Alice Wong (Editor) Cover Image
By Alice Wong (Editor)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984899422
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Published: Vintage - June 30th, 2020

“Disability rights activist Alice Wong brings tough conversations to the forefront of society with this anthology. It sheds light on the experience of life as an individual with disabilities, as told by none other than authors with these life experiences. It's an eye-opening collection that readers will revisit time and time again.” —Chicago Tribune


How to They/Them: A Visual Guide to Nonbinary Pronouns and the World of Gender Fluidity By Stuart Getty, Brooke Thyng (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stuart Getty, Brooke Thyng (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781632173133
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Published: Sasquatch Books - September 29th, 2020

“This tender, smart, personal book is a gift. Stuart Getty generously shows us, with witty illustrations and kind humor, the hows and whys of they/them pronouns. A wonderful and necessary resource that is a delight to read.”
—Michelle Tea, author of Modern Tarot and Valencia


A Quick & Easy Guide to Consent (Quick & Easy Guides) By Luke Howard (Illustrator), Isabella Rotman Cover Image
By Luke Howard (Illustrator), Isabella Rotman
$7.99
ISBN: 9781620107942
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Limerence Press - October 27th, 2020

A quick, easy and important educational illustrated guide to giving and receiving consent in sex, relationships, and other physical contact. 

How do you tell someone you want to do stuff with them? How do you ask if they want to do stuff with you? How do you know what stuff you want to do with each other?