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5 Books by Sara Ahmed

Sara Ahmed, Living a Feminist Life (2017)

Sara Ahmed, On Being Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life (2012)

Sara Ahmed, Queer Phenomenology: Orientations, Objects, Others… 92 more words

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11 Books Connecting Russia, Capitalism, Gender, Race & Inequality

Michael Roberts, The Long Depression
Wendy Z. Goldman, Women the State and Revolution
Wendy Z. Goldman, Terror and Democracy in the Age of Stalin
Immanuel Wallerstein, … 76 more words

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Murray State students, community meet to discuss violence

Sept. 15, 2016

With the help of strawberry cake and chocolate pie, students, faculty, staff and community members were invited to start a conversation about violence and work together to find solutions. 474 more words

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Myths about Native Americans

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio Whitaker, “All the Real Indians Died Off: And 20 Other Myths about Native Americans.”

As the resistance at Standing Rock continues and other Native Nations are fighting to protect their water, sacred land, and human rights, this book provides a helpful guide in understanding key issues facing Native Americans. 46 more words

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Killing the Black Body

Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty (1998).

Written by acclaimed social justice scholar, Dorothy Roberts, “Killing the Black Body” explores the history of Black women’s reproduction in sociopolitical context.  53 more words

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Making Sense of Racial Violence

Keisha N. Blaine, Chad Williams, and Kidada E. Williams, eds.,  Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence (University of Georgia Press, 2016).

This text is written for academics and the general public who are trying to make sense of the Charleston Massacre at the AME church in South Carolina, and racial violence in general. 40 more words

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Black Mothers Fighting Poverty

Annelise Orleck, Storming Caesar’s Palace: How Black Mothers Fought Their Own War on Poverty.

Think tanks and academics have produced countless studies that attempt to evaluate the usefulness of public policies aimed at curbing persistent poverty. 117 more words

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