New books on Social Justice and Activism
Cancel culture addresses real harm...and sometimes causes more. It's time to think this through.
Mutual aid is the radical act of caring for each other while working to change the world.
We are in the midst of a global crisis of care. How do we get out of it?
The Care Manifesto puts care at the heart of the debates of our current crisis: from intimate care--childcare, healthcare, elder care--to care for the natural world. We live in a world where carelessness reigns, but it does not have to be this way.
A vital collection bringing together Black Lives Matter and COVID-19 from the acclaimed political and literary magazine Boston Review.
FINALIST FOR THE 2021 ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN NONFICTION
Claudia Rankine’s Citizen changed the conversation—Just Us urges all of us into it
An Invitation to Community and Models for Connection$18.00ISBN: 9781942173175Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Common Notions - October 6th, 2020
Making Abolitionist Worlds gathers key insights and interventions from today's international abolitionist movement to pose the question: what does an abolitionist world look like?$16.20ISBN: 9781849353625Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.$15.26ISBN: 9781984899095Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - October 20th, 2020
Young Latinos across the United States are redefining their identities, pushing boundaries, and awakening politically in powerful and surprising ways. Many of them—Afrolatino, indigenous, Muslim, queer and undocumented, living in large cities and small towns—are voices who have been chronically overlooked in how the diverse population of almost sixty million Latinos in the U.S.$24.30ISBN: 9780525509684Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: One World - October 20th, 2020
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
$15.26ISBN: 9781984899422Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - June 30th, 2020
ONE OF THE PROGRESSIVE'S BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR$17.06ISBN: 9781632173133Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Sasquatch Books - September 29th, 2020
Ever wondered what nonbinary and gender nonconforming really mean? Or if it's grammatically correct to use they as a singular pronoun?$7.19ISBN: 9781620107942Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Limerence Press - October 27th, 2020
"Accessible and inclusive to all genders, sexualities, and levels of comfort with sexual activity." —Foreword Reviews (starred review)
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?