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The Wicked Son
The Wicked Son
Written by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211573
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The Wicked Son
Anti-Semitism, Self-hatred, and the Jews
Written by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $12.95

David Mamet's interest in anti-Semitism is not limited to the modern face of an ancient hatred but encompasses as well the ways in which many Jews have internalized that hatred. Using the metaphor of the Wicked Son at the Passover seder (the child who asks, "What does this story mean to... Read more >
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The Zinn Reader
The Zinn Reader
Written by Howard Zinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228708
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The Zinn Reader
Writings on Disobedience and Democracy
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2009
Price: $21.95

No other radical historian has reached so many hearts and minds as Howard Zinn. It is rare that a historian of the Left has managed to retain as much credibility while refusing to let his academic mantle change his beautiful writing style from being anything but direct, forthright, and accessible. Whether... Read more >
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The Invisible Empire
The Invisible Empire
Written by Anthony S. Karen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874905
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The Invisible Empire
Ku Klux Klan
Written by Anthony S. Karen


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $39.95

Established in 1866, the Ku Klux Klan still remains one of America’s most secretive organizations. New York photojournalist Anthony Karen first transcended that secrecy several years ago when he got the opportunity to photograph a KKK cross-lighting ceremony. Since then, Karen has been documenting Klan organizations throughout the country. In The... Read more >
Sellout
Sellout
Written by Randall Kennedy
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ISBN: 9780307388421
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Sellout
The Politics of Racial Betrayal
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $13.95

In this incisive and unflinching study, Randall Kennedy, author of Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, tackles another stigma of America's racial discourse: “selling out.” He explains the origins of the concept and shows how fear of this label has haunted prominent members of the black community—including, most recently... Read more >
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Drifting Toward Love
Drifting Toward Love
Written by Kai Wright
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ISBN: 9780807079690
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Drifting Toward Love
Black, Brown, Gay, and Coming of Age on the Streets of New York
Written by Kai Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

In Drifting Toward Love, journalist Kai Wright introduces us to Manny, Julius, Carlos, and their friends, young gay men of color desperately searching for life's basic necessities. With these vivid, intimate portraits, Wright reveals both their heroism and their mistakes, placing their stories into a larger social context. Read more >
The Wicked Son
The Wicked Son
Written by David Mamet
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ISBN: 9780805242744
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The Wicked Son
Anti-Semitism, Self-hatred, and the Jews
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2008
Price: $9.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

As might be expected from this fiercely provocative writer, David Mamet’s interest in anti-Semitism is not limited to the modern face of an ancient hatred but encompasses as well the ways in which many Jews have themselves internalized that hatred. Using the metaphor of the Wicked... Read more >
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Can We Talk about Race?
Can We Talk about Race?
Written by Beverly Tatum, Afterword by Theresa Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807032855
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Can We Talk about Race?
And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation
Written by Beverly Tatum
Afterword by Theresa Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

In Can We Talk About Race? psychologist and educator Beverly Daniel Tatum, one of our leading commentators on race and schools, analyzes some of the most resonant issues in American education and race relations. Read more >
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Can We Talk about Race?
And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation
Written by Beverly Tatum
Afterword by Theresa Perry


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

In Can We Talk About Race? psychologist and educator Beverly Daniel Tatum, one of our leading commentators on race and schools, analyzes some of the most resonant issues in American education and race relations. Read more >
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Typecasting
Typecasting
Written by Stuart Ewen and Elizabeth Ewen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227763
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Typecasting
On the Arts and Sciences of Human Inequality
Written by Stuart Ewen and Elizabeth Ewen


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $23.95

Typecasting chronicles the emergence of the "science of first impression" and reveals how the work of its creators—early social scientists—continues to shape how we see the world and to inform our most fundamental and unconscious judgments of beauty, humanity, and degeneracy. In this groundbreaking exploration of the growth of stereotyping amidst... Read more >
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Sellout
Sellout
Written by Randall Kennedy
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ISBN: 9780307377203
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Sellout
The Politics of Racial Betrayal
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $11.99

In this incisive and unflinching study, Randall Kennedy, author of Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, tackles another stigma of America's racial discourse: “selling out.” He explains the origins of the concept and shows how fear of this label has haunted prominent members of the black community—including, most recently... Read more >
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On the Courthouse Lawn
On the Courthouse Lawn
Written by Sherrilyn Ifill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807009888
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On the Courthouse Lawn
Confronting the Legacy of Lynching in the Twenty-first Century
Written by Sherrilyn Ifill


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2007
Price: $18.00

Nearly 5,000 black Americans were lynched between 1890 and 1960. Over forty years later, Sherrilyn Ifill's On the Courthouse Lawn examines the numerous ways that this racial trauma still resounds across the United States. While the lynchings and their immediate aftermath were devastating, the little-known contemporary consequences, such as the marginalization... Read more >
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The Wages of Whiteness
The Wages of Whiteness
Written by David R. Roediger, Series edited by Mike Davis and Michael Sprinker, Introduction by Kathleen Cleaver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844671458
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The Wages of Whiteness
Race and the Making of the American Working Class
Written by David R. Roediger
Series edited by Mike Davis and Michael Sprinker
Introduction by Kathleen Cleaver


Format: Trade Paperback, 195 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2007
Price: $24.95

Combining classical Marxism, psychoanalysis, and the new labor history pioneered by E. P. Thompson and Herbert Gutman, David Roediger’s widely acclaimed book provides an original study of the formative years of working-class racism in the United States. This, he argues, cannot be explained simply with reference to economic advantage; rather, white... Read more >
A Black Way of Seeing
A Black Way of Seeing
Written by Paul Robeson, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227671
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A Black Way of Seeing
From Liberty to Freedom
Written by Paul Robeson, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2007
Price: $14.95

In the tradition of James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son, Robeson’s A Black Way of Seeing melds history and analysis in a sweeping panorama of the present moment as we know it to be—scathing in its understanding of why Black empowerment has failed and prescient in its articulation of what... Read more >
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Dr. Rice in the House
Dr. Rice in the House
Edited by Amy Scholder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227619
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Dr. Rice in the House

Edited by Amy Scholder


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $13.95

We have been bombarded by images of the U.S. Secretary of State as the Great Diplomat, walking onto the tarmac of a foreign country as if she were a rock star, an intellectual giant, and the embodiment of the American dream all rolled into one. Meanwhile, she has spoken out against... Read more >
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On the Courthouse Lawn
Confronting the Legacy of Lynching in the Twenty-first Century
Written by Sherrilyn Ifill


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 15, 2007
Price: $18.00

Nearly 5,000 black Americans were lynched between 1890 and 1960. Over forty years later, Sherrilyn Ifill's On the Courthouse Lawn examines the numerous ways that this racial trauma still resounds across the United States. While the lynchings and their immediate aftermath were devastating, the little-known contemporary consequences, such as the marginalization... Read more >
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Beyond Glory
Beyond Glory
Written by David Margolick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375726194
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Beyond Glory
Joe Louis vs. Max Schmeling, and a World on the Brink
Written by David Margolick


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $18.95

Nothing in the annals of sports has aroused more passion than the heavyweight fights in New York in 1936 and 1938 between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling — bouts that symbolized the hopes, hatreds, and fears of a world moving toward total war. Acclaimed journalist David Margolick takes us into the... Read more >
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The Causes of Anti-semitism
The Causes of Anti-semitism
Written by Arthur Blech
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591024460
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The Causes of Anti-semitism
A Critique of the Bible
Written by Arthur Blech


Format: Trade Paperback, 462 pages
On Sale: September 5, 2006
Price: $21.99

Using the Bible as primary evidence, with the finest modern scholarship as supporting evidence, Arthur Blech lucidly demonstrates that anti-Semitism is no accident of history, no tragic consequence of ignorance, or the influence of a few contemporary figures of unique evil. Blech argues that both Christianity and Judaism are responsible for... Read more >
Rachel and Her Children
Rachel and Her Children
Written by Jonathan Kozol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307345899
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Rachel and Her Children
Homeless Families in America
Written by Jonathan Kozol


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 15, 2006
Price: $13.95

The story that jolted the conscience of the nation when it first appeared in The New Yorker

Jonathan Kozol is one of America’s most forceful and eloquent observers of the intersection of race, poverty, and education. His books, from the National Book Award–winning Death at an Early Age to his most recent... Read more >
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A Black Way of Seeing
A Black Way of Seeing
Written by Paul Robeson, Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227251
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A Black Way of Seeing
From Liberty to Freedom
Written by Paul Robeson, Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 2, 2006
Price: $23.95

In the tradition of James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son, Robeson’s A Black Way of Seeing melds history and analysis in a sweeping panorama of the present moment as we know it to be—scathing in its understanding of why Black empowerment has failed and prescient in its articulation of what... Read more >
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Conspiracy to Murder
Conspiracy to Murder
Written by Linda Melvern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844675425
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Conspiracy to Murder
The Rwandan Genocide
Written by Linda Melvern


Format: Trade Paperback, 380 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2006
Price: $21.95

Conspiracy to Murder is a gripping account of the Rwandan genocide, one of the most appalling events of the twentieth century. Linda Melvern’s damning indictment of almost all the key figures and institutions involved amounts to a catalogue of failures that only serves to sharpen the horror of a tragedy that... Read more >
We Are All Suspects Now
We Are All Suspects Now
Written by Tram Nguyen, Foreword by Edwidge Danticat
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807004616
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We Are All Suspects Now
Untold Stories from Immigrant Communities after 9/11
Written by Tram Nguyen
Foreword by Edwidge Danticat


Format: Trade Paperback, 212 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2005
Price: $14.00

In an ironic reversal of the American dream, a staggering 20,000 members of the immigrant community of Midwood, Brooklyn (known as Little Pakistan), voluntarily left the United States after 9/11. Tram Nguyen reveals the human cost of the domestic war on terror and examines the impact of post-9/11 policies on people... Read more >
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