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Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

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Eddie S. Glaude Jr. is the chair of the Department of African American Studies and the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University.
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White Too Long
The Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity
Robert P. Jones - Jul 28, 2020
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Drawing on history, public opinion surveys, and personal experience, Robert P. Jones delivers a provocative examination of the unholy relationship between American Christianity and white supremacy, and issues an urgent call for white Christians to reckon with this legacy for the sake of themselves and the nation.As the nation grapples with demograp...
Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Aug 14, 2020
@PRRIpoll @robertpjones I absolutely love this book. A must read!     source
James Baldwin
Living in Fire (Revolutionary Lives)
Bill V. Mullen - Sep 20, 2019
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In the first biography of James Baldwin in over a decade, Bill Mullen celebrates the personal and political life of the great American writer who refused to shy away from the fire. As a lifelong radical, anti-imperialist, black queer advocate, feminist and pro-Palestinian, the life and writing of James Baldwin (1924-1987) has been an inspiration to...
Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Jul 31, 2020
@EdgeofSports @haymarketbooks Yes! Enjoyed the book. He offers a sense of Baldwin’s radical politics.     source
The Yellow House
A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner)
Sarah M. Broom - Jun 30, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSLLER A brilliant, haunting and unforgettable memoir from a stunning new talent about the inexorable pull of home and family, set in a shotgun house in New Orleans East.In 1961, Sarah M. Broom's mother Ivory Mae bought a shotgun house in the then-promising neighborhood of New Orleans East and built her world inside of it. It wa...
Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Jul 09, 2020
I loved @sarahmbroom's The Yellow House. I couldn't put the book down. And everyone should read @imaniperry _More Beautiful and More Terrible_!     source
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More Beautiful and More Terrible
The Embrace and Transcendence of Racial Inequality in the United States
Imani Perry - May 23, 2011
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For a nation that often optimistically claims to be post-racial, we are still mired in the practices of racial inequality that plays out in law, policy, and in our local communities. One of two explanations is often given for this persistent phenomenon: On the one hand, we might be hypocritical saying one thing, and doing or believing another; on t...
Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Jul 09, 2020
I loved @sarahmbroom's The Yellow House. I couldn't put the book down. And everyone should read @imaniperry _More Beautiful and More Terrible_!     source
Race After Technology
Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code
Ruha Benjamin - Jun 16, 2019
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From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity.Benjamin argues that automation, far from being a sinister story of racist programmers scheming on the dark web, has the potential to hide, speed up, and deepen disc...
Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Jun 18, 2019
You’re so generous. Get this book. It is brilliant!     source
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