Activism & Awareness: A Reading List For The Holidays
It’s been a tough year, and many of us are trying to figure out where to go next. But education is essential before we take informed action, so do a deep dive into some of the issues we face in America with these books.
- Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship by Anjan Sundaram
- White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg
- Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
- Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer
- Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy by Heather Ann Thompson
- Jackson, 1964, And Other Dispatches from Fifty Years of Reporting on Race in America by Calvin Trillin
- Blood and Earth: Modern Slavery, Ecocide, and the Secret to Saving the World by Kevin Bales
- Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution by Janette Sadik-Khan and Seth Solomonow
- Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul by Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.
- The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse by Mohamed A. El-Erian
- American Character: A History of the Epic Struggle Between Individual Liberty and the Common Good by Colin Woodard