Genre: History

Howard L. Bingham’s Black Panthers 1968

Howard L. Bingham’s Black Panthers 1968

The infamous Black Panther party made history as the radical African-American organization established to promote civil rights and self-defense from the mid-1960s to the 1970s. More info →
Fugitive Days: Memoirs of an Antiwar Activist
Anatomy of a Hustle
The Jesus Seed
Urban Ills

Urban Ills

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Twenty-first-Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts More info →
Black Ice

Black Ice

The Lost History of the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes, 1895-1925. More info →
The Big Fight

The Big Fight

In his New York Times bestselling memoir, one of America’s greatest boxing legends faces his single greatest competitor: himself More info →
Say It Loud!

Say It Loud!

Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity More info →
Honoring Their Paths
The Colfax Massacre

The Colfax Massacre

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The Untold Story of Black Power, White Terror, and the Death of Reconstruction. More info →
Debating Race
Soaring on the Wings of a Dream

Soaring on the Wings of a Dream

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The Untold Story of America's First Black Astronaut Candidate More info →
People’s History of Sports in the United States

People’s History of Sports in the United States

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Genres: History, Self-Help
250 Years of Politics, Protest, People, and Play. More info →
Lift Every Voice

Lift Every Voice

The NAACP and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement. More info →
Legacy Secrecy

Legacy Secrecy

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The Long Shadow of the JFK Assassination More info →

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When the 2010 earthquake struck Haiti, Raymond Joseph, the former Haitian ambassador to the United States, found himself rushing back to his beloved country. The earthquake ignited a passion in Joseph, inspiring him to run for president against great competition, including two well-known Haitian pop stars, his nephew Wyclef Jean and Michel Martelly. But he couldn’t compete in a democratic system corrupt to the core. More info →
It’s Our Music Too: The Black Experience in Classical Music

It’s Our Music Too: The Black Experience in Classical Music

Earl Ofari Hutchinson meticulously details in his It’s Our Music Too The Black Experience in Classical Music the black impact on classical music. More info →
In The Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives

In The Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives

Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers―who fought for liberty and justice for all―were slave owners? More info →
At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White

At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White

In her first book, The Presidency in Black and White, journalist April Ryan examined race in America through her experience as a White House reporter. In this book, she shifts the conversation from the White House to every home in America. At Mama’s Knee looks at race and race relations through the lessons that mothers transmit to their children. More info →
African Americans Against the Bomb

African Americans Against the Bomb

African Americans Against the Bomb tells the compelling story of those black activists who fought for nuclear disarmament by connecting the nuclear issue with the fight for racial equality. More info →