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Alexis Isabel Moncada is an American feminist twitter activist from Florida. Besides being active in feminism, she also works with charities such as the National Children's Alliance among others.
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They Were Her Property
Stephanie E Jones-Rogers - 2020-01-07
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A bold and searing investigation into the role of white women in the American slave economy Bridging women’s history, the history of the South, and African American history, this book makes a bold argument about the role of white women in American slavery. Historian Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers draws on a variety of sources to show that slave-owning w...
Alexis Isabel
@TipRender I wish I knew about this book at the time!! Read it a couple of months ago and all nonblack women should read it      source
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Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Paulo Freire - 2018-03-21 (first published in 1968)
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First published in Portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970. Paulo Freire's work has helped to empower countless people throughout the world and has taken on special urgency in the United States and Western Europe, where the creation of a permanent underclass among the underprivileged and minorit...
Alexis Isabel
@dontkauf i’ve read it! great book, def worth a re-read      source
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All About Love
New Visions
Bell Hooks - 2018-01-30
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"The word "love" is most often defined as a noun, yet...we would all love better if we used it as a verb," writes bell hooks as she comes out fighting and on fire in All About Love. Here, at her most provocative and intensely personal, the renowned scholar, cultural critic, and feminist skewers our view of love as romance. In its place she offers a...
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An Autobiography
Assata Shakur - 2001-11-01 (first published in 1987)
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On May 2, 1973, Black Panther Assata Shakur (aka JoAnne Chesimard) lay in a hospital, close to death, handcuffed to her bed, while local, state, and federal police attempted to question her about the shootout on the New Jersey Turnpike that had claimed the life of a white state trooper. Long a target of J. Edgar Hoover's campaign to defame, infiltr...
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