White Supremacy

Here are our recommendations for books that look at white supremacy and learning about how to dismantle white privelege and white supremacy. Hat tip to Charis Books in Georgia for supplemental suggestions to this list.

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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism By Dr. Robin DiAngelo, Michael Eric Dyson (Foreword by) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807047415
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Published: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018

Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor By Layla Saad, Robin DiAngelo (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Layla Saad, Robin DiAngelo (Foreword by)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781728209807
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Published: Sourcebooks - January 28th, 2020

How to Be an Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525509288
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Published: One World - August 13th, 2019

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning By Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

The Other Madisons: The Lost History of a President's Black Family By Bettye Kearse Cover Image
$28.00
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ISBN: 9781328604392
Published: Mariner Books - March 24th, 2020

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781568585987
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017

Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice By Paul Kivel Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780865718654
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Published: New Society Publishers - September 19th, 2017

Witnessing Whiteness: The Need to Talk About Race and How to Do It, Second Edition By Shelly Tochluk Cover Image
$59.40
ISBN: 9781607092575
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Published: R & L Education - January 1st, 2010

Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence: Understanding and Facilitating Difficult Dialogues on Race By Derald Wing Sue Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781119241980
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Published: Wiley - February 1st, 2016

The Emperor Has No Clothes: Teaching about Race and Racism to People Who Don't Want to Know (Educational Leadership for Social Justice) By Tema Jon Okun Cover Image
$72.33
ISBN: 9781617351044
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Published: Information Age Publishing - September 9th, 2010

Towards the Other America: Anti-Racist Resources for White People Taking Action for Black Lives Matter By Chris Crass Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780827237094
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Published: Chalice Press - December 1st, 2015

The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit from Identity Politics, Revised and Expanded Edition By George Lipsitz Cover Image
$39.94
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ISBN: 9781592134946
Published: Temple University Press - March 10th, 2006

Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race By Debby Irving Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780991331307
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Published: Elephant Room Press - January 9th, 2014

How I Shed My Skin: Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood By Jim Grimsley Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616205348
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Published: Algonquin Books - February 23rd, 2016

Beyond the Pale: White Women, Racism, and History (Feminist Classics) By Vron Ware, Mikki Kendall (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Vron Ware, Mikki Kendall (Foreword by)
$37.44
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ISBN: 9781784780128
Published: Verso - June 9th, 2015

Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence By Chad Williams (Editor), Kidada E. Williams (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor) Cover Image
By Chad Williams (Editor), Kidada E. Williams (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9780820349572
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Published: University of Georgia Press - May 15th, 2016

killing rage: Ending Racism By bell hooks Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780805050271
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - October 15th, 1996

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race By Beverly Daniel Tatum Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780465060689
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Published: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017

White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide By Carol Anderson Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781632864130
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 5th, 2017

White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son By Tim Wise Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593764258
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Published: Soft Skull - September 13th, 2011

White Trash: Race and Class in America By Annalee Newitz (Editor), Matt Wray (Editor) Cover Image
By Annalee Newitz (Editor), Matt Wray (Editor)
$66.08
ISBN: 9780415916929
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Published: Routledge - December 20th, 1996

Hillbilly Nationalists, Urban Race Rebels, and Black Power: Community Organizing in Radical Times By Amy Sonnie, James Tracy, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz (Introduction by) Cover Image
$16.95
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ISBN: 9781935554660
Published: Melville House - September 16th, 2011

My Grandmother's Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies By Resmaa Menakem Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781942094470
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Published: Central Recovery Press - September 19th, 2017

America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America By Jim Wallis, Bryan Stevenson (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Jim Wallis, Bryan Stevenson (Foreword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781587434006
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Published: Brazos Press - February 14th, 2017

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race By Reni Eddo-Lodge Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9781408870556
Published: Bloomsbury Circus - November 7th, 2017

So You Want to Talk About Race By Ijeoma Oluo Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781580056779
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Published: Seal Press - January 16th, 2018

Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter By Tehama Lopez Bunyasi, Candis Watts Smith Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781479836482
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Published: New York University Press - September 24th, 2019

Benign Bigotry: The Psychology of Subtle Prejudice By Kristin J. Anderson Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780521702591
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Published: Cambridge University Press - December 10th, 2009

The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea By Christopher J. Lebron Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780190910754
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - October 1st, 2018

Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations By Mira Jacob Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399589065
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Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? (City Lights Open Media) By Mumia Abu-Jamal Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867383
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Published: City Lights Books - July 4th, 2017

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning By Cathy Park Hong Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984820365
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Published: One World - February 25th, 2020

Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People By Mahzarin R. Banaji, Anthony G. Greenwald Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780345528438
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Published: Bantam - August 16th, 2016

How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America By Moustafa Bayoumi Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143115410
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Published: Penguin Books - July 28th, 2009

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race By Jesmyn Ward Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501126352
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Published: Scribner - June 20th, 2017

I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness By Austin Channing Brown Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781524760854
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Published: Convergent Books - May 15th, 2018

Citizen: An American Lyric By Claudia Rankine Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781555976903
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014

Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out By Ruth King Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781683640813
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Published: Sounds True - June 1st, 2018

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption By Bryan Stevenson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812984965
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Published: One World - August 18th, 2015

Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America By Michael Eric Dyson Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781250135995
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America By Richard Rothstein Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631494536
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Published: Liveright - May 1st, 2018

This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work (Empower the Future #1) By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711245211
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020

The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap By Mehrsa Baradaran Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780674237476
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Published: Belknap Press - March 11th, 2019

Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements By Charlene Carruthers Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780807019412
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Published: Beacon Press - August 28th, 2018

Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership (Justice) By Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor Cover Image
$32.50
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ISBN: 9781469653662
Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 21st, 2019

American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin (Penguin Poets) By Terrance Hayes Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143133186
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Published: Penguin Books - June 19th, 2018

Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do By Jennifer L. Eberhardt, PhD Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735224933
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Published: Viking - March 26th, 2019

Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow By Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525559559
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Published: Penguin Books - April 7th, 2020

Beyond Charlottesville: Taking a Stand Against White Nationalism By Terry McAuliffe, John Lewis (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Terry McAuliffe, John Lewis (Contributions by)
$24.99
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ISBN: 9781250245885
Published: Thomas Dunne Books - July 30th, 2019

Culture Warlords: My Journey Into the Dark Web of White Supremacy By Talia Lavin Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780306846434
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Published: Legacy Lit - October 13th, 2020

Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender, and Parenting in America By Nefertiti Austin Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781492679011
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Published: Sourcebooks - September 20th, 2019

Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America By Ari Berman Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781250094728
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Published: Picador - August 2nd, 2016

Waiting 'Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America By Peniel E. Joseph Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780805083354
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - July 10th, 2007

Erasure: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555975999
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 25th, 2011

The Burning: The Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 By Tim Madigan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312302474
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 1st, 2003

Unexampled Courage: The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Awakening of America By Richard Gergel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250251268
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Published: Picador - February 18th, 2020

How Race Is Lived in America: Pulling Together, Pulling Apart By Correspondents of The New York Times, Joseph Lelyveld (Introduction by) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780805070842
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Published: Times Books - May 1st, 2002

I'm Judging You: The Do-Better Manual By Luvvie Ajayi Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781627796064
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - September 13th, 2016

I've Been Meaning to Tell You: A Letter To My Daughter By David Chariandy Cover Image
$20.00
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ISBN: 9781635572872
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019

Invisible: The Forgotten Story of the Black Woman Lawyer Who Took Down America's Most Powerful Mobster By Stephen L. Carter Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250230669
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Published: Picador - October 8th, 2019

My Time Among the Whites: Notes from an Unfinished Education By Jennine Capó Crucet Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250299437
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Published: Picador - September 3rd, 2019

The End of White Politics: How to Heal Our Liberal Divide By Zerlina Maxwell Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9780306873614
Published: Legacy Lit - July 7th, 2020

Anti-Racism (Words of Change series): Powerful Voices, Inspiring Ideas By Kenrya Rankin Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781632173409
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Published: Spruce Books - July 23rd, 2020

White Too Long: The Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity By Robert P. Jones Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982122867
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 28th, 2020

Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America By Michael Eric Dyson Cover Image
$25.99
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ISBN: 9781250276759
Published: St. Martin's Press - December 1st, 2020