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CCHS LC Lib Guide

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Nonfiction: History

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi (Also available for free on Spotify 2 hours 26 minutes)

 

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and you by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi. This is a young adult adaptation of the fuller treatment by Kendi. Powerful.

 

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

by Michelle Alexander

 

The Souls of Black Folk, by W.E.B. DuBois

 

Black Reconstruction in America, W.E.B. DuBois

 

The Stony Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow, by Henry Louis Gates Jr.

 

The Counter-Revolution of 1776, by Gerald Horne

 

When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America by Ira Katznelson

 

The Color of Law, by Richard Rothstein

 

Sweet Land of Liberty, by Thomas. J. Sugrue

 

The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson