We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide

We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial DivideCarol Anderson s White Rage took the world by storm, landing on the New York Times bestseller list and best book of the year lists from New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, and Chicago Review of Books It launched her as an in demand commentator on contemporary race issues for national pri

A Call for Revolution: A Vision for the Future

A Call for Revolution: A Vision for the FutureTHE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER A LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR A SPIRITUALITY PRACTICE BOOK AWARD WINNER A NAUTILUS BOOK AWARD WINNER n nA Landmark Message from His Holiness the Dalai Lama Are we ready to hear it Are we ready to act n nI call on you to confront the challenges of our era

Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul

Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its SoulESSENTIAL READING FOR FANS OF JANE JACOBS, JOSEPH MITCHELL, PATTI SMITH, LUC SANTE AND CHEAP PIEROGI VANITY FAIR n nAn unflinching chronicle of gentrification in the twenty first century and a love letter to lost New York by the creator of the popular and incendiary blog Vanishing New York n nFor g

Optimism over Despair: On Capitalism, Empire, and Social Change

Optimism over Despair: On Capitalism, Empire, and Social ChangeThis volume offers readers a concise and accessible introduction to the ideas of Noam Chomsky, described by the New York Times as arguably the most important intellectual alive n nIn these recent, wide ranging interviews, conducted for Truthout by C J Polychroniou, Chomsky discusses his views on

Necessary Trouble: Americans In Revolt

Necessary Trouble: Americans In RevoltNecessary Trouble is the definitive book on the movements that are poised to permanently remake American politics We are witnessing a moment of unprecedented political turmoil and social activism Over the last few years, we ve seen the growth of the Tea Party, a twenty first century black freedom

No More Heroes: Grassroots Challenges to the Savior Mentality

No More Heroes: Grassroots Challenges to the Savior MentalityHow can we build a better world And why do so many people with privilege end up making things worse when they try to help It s called the savior mentality, and Jordan Flaherty finds it in FBI informants, anti sex work crusaders, Teach For America corps members, and out of touch journalists No Mor

Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology

Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of TechnologyAfter a decade designing technologies meant to address education, health, and global poverty, award winning computer scientist Kentaro Toyama came to a difficult conclusion Even in an age of amazing technology, social progress depends on human changes that gadgets can t deliver Computers in Bangal

No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age

No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded AgeThe crisis of the progressive movement is so evident that nothing less than a fundamental rethinking of its basic assumptions is required Today s progressives now work for professional organizations comfortable with the inside game in Washington DC and capitols throughout the West , where the

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the OppressedFirst published in Portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970 The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world Freire s work has taken on especial urgency in the Unite

Between the World and Me

Between the World and MeThis is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta Nehisi Coates offers a powerfu

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