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Black Lives Matter: Social Justice for Adults and Teens

Updated: June 25, 2020

"Multiplication Is for White People": Raising Expectations for Other Peoples Children
Delpit, Lisa D.
Call Number: e-Book

American Hate: Survivors Speak Out
Call Number: 364.973 A5125-1

The Black history of the White House
Lusane, Clarence, 1953-
Call Number: 301.45096 L968-1
A fascinating history of the White House from an African American perspective, covering such topics as slavery, the abolitionist movement, and African American White House staff.

Black Rednecks and White Liberals
Sowell, Thomas, 1930-
Call Number: 323.1 S731-3

Black Skin, White Masks
Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961.
Call Number: 301.45096 F214

Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-first Century
Morris, Monique W., 1972-
Call Number: 301.45096 M877

Brown Is the New White
Phillips, Steve, 1964-
Call Number: 323.1 P563

Chokehold: Policing Black Men
Butler, Paul, 1961-
Call Number: 352.20973 B986

The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010
Clifton, Lucille, 1936-2010.
Call Number: 811 C639-11

Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equity
Wise, Tim J.
Call Number: 323.1 W813-2

The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits
Miles, Tiya, 1970-
Call Number: 326.09774 M643

Dear White America
Wise, Tim J.
Call Number: e-Book

El color de la justicia: La nueva segregación racial en Estados Unidos
Alexander, Michelle
Call Number: e-Book

Alexander argumenta que "no hemos erradicado las castas raciales en Estados Unidos; las hemos meramente rediseñado". Al apuntar a hombres negros por medio de la Guerra contra las drogas y diezmando las comunidades de gente de color, el sistema de justicia criminal de Estados Unidos funciona como un sistema contemporáneo de control racial.

El Norte: The Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North America
Gibson, Carrie, 1976-
Call Number: 973.16 G448

The Ferguson Report: Department of Justice Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department
Call Number: e-Book

Have Black Lives Ever Mattered?
Abu-Jamal, Mumia
Call Number: 301.45096 A165

Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
Saad, Layla F
Call Number: 323.1 S111

The Meaning of Freedom
Davis, Angela Y. 1944-
Call Number: 309.73 D2595

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Alexander, Michelle.
Call Number: 343.73 A377

Not a Crime to Be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America
Edelman, Peter B.
Call Number: 343.73 E21

One Story, One Song
Wagamese, Richard
Call Number: 970.3 O39Wa 2015

A Perilous Path: Talking Race, Inequality, and the Law
Ifill, Sherrilyn A.
Call Number: 301.45096 I232

Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools
Morris, Monique W., 1972-
Call Number: 371.97 M877

Black girls account for more than one in every three girls arrested in schools, and just under one in every three girls referred to law enforcement. This despite the fact that only about one in every seven female students is black. Monique W. Morris explores the myriad ways that black girls are being unfairly criminalized in schools and allowed to fail and/or fall through the cracks.


Rad American Women A-Z
Schatz, Kate
Call Number: x 920 S312

Redefining Black Power: Reflections on the State of Black America
Call Number: e-Book

Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emancipation
Call Number: 326.0973 R3865

Sing a Rhythm, Dance a Blues: Education for the Liberation of Black and Brown Girls
Morris, Monique W., 1972-
Call Number: 371.97 M877-1

So You Want to Talk About Race
Oluo, Ijeoma
Call Number: 323.1 O525

Woodfox, Albert
Call Number: 322.4092 W887

Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism
Loewen, James W.
Call Number: 301.45096 L827 2018

Cottom, Tressie McMillan
Call Number: 301.45096 C851

Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington
Houtman, Jacqueline
Call Number: e-Book

Understanding Mass Incarceration: A People's Guide to the Key Civil Rights Struggle of Our Time
Kilgore, James William, 1947-
Call Number: 365.973 K48

Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair
Sered, Danielle
Call Number: 364 S483

Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice
Kivel, Paul
Call Number: e-Book

Words of Fire: An Anthology of African-American Feminist Thought
Call Number: 810.8 W9245-1

The Yellow House
Broom, Sarah M.
Call Number: 810.92 B8733