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Author: Megan Rapinoe
Release Date: November 10, 2020
Megan Rapinoe, Olympic gold medalist and two-time Women's World Cup champion, has become a galvanizing force for social change; here, she urges all of us to take up the mantle, with actions big and small, to continue the fight for justice and equalit...
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Author: Paola Ramos
Release Date: October 20, 2020
Young Latinos across the United States are redefining their identities, pushing boundaries, and awakening politically in powerful and surprising ways. Many of them—Afrolatino, indigenous, Muslim, queer and undocumented, living in large cities a...
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Author: Jon Meacham and John Lewis
Release Date: October 13, 2020
An intimate and revealing portrait of civil rights icon and longtime U.S. congressman John Lewis, linking his life to the painful quest for justice in America from the 1950s to the present—from the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Th...
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Author: Jane Fonda
Release Date: September 08, 2020
A call to action from Jane Fonda, one of the most inspiring activists of our time, urging us to wake up to the looming disaster of climate change and equipping us with the tools we need to join her in protest"This is the last possible moment in histo...
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Author: John Grisham, Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman | Narrator: Jim Frangione
Release Date: July 14, 2020
"Jim McCloskey and Centurion are pioneers in the struggle to expose the tragedy of innocent people wrongly convicted and sent to prison in America...No one has illuminated this problem more thoughtfully and persistently." —Bryan Stevenson, auth...
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Author: Nikita Stewart | Narrator: Robin Miles
Release Date: May 19, 2020
The inspiring true story of the first Girl Scout troop founded for and by girls living in a shelter in Queens, New York, and the amazing, nationwide response that it sparked“A powerful book full of powerful women.”—Chelsea ClintonGi...
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Author: Greta Thunberg, Malena Ernman, Svante Thunberg and Beata Ernman
Release Date: April 07, 2020
The story of how an unknown young girl in Sweden, with her family at her side, became the leader of an international movementWhen climate activist Greta Thunberg was eleven, her parents Malena and Svante, and her little sister Beata, were facing a cr...
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Author: Ai Weiwei and Joshua Wong | Narrator: Dexter Galang
Release Date: February 18, 2020
An urgent manifesto for global democracy from Joshua Wong, the 23-year-old phenomenon leading Hong Kong's protests - and Nobel Peace Prize nominee - with an introduction by Ai WeiweiWith global democracy under threat, we must act together to defend o...
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Author: Ahmet Altan and Yasemin Congar | Narrator: Adam Alexi-Malle, Philippe Sands and Elizabeth Knowelden
Release Date: October 01, 2019
A resilient Turkish writer's inspiring account of his imprisonment that provides crucial insight into political censorship amidst the global rise of authoritarianism.The destiny I put down in my novel has become mine. I am now under arrest like the h...
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Author: David S. Reynolds | Narrator: P.J. Ochlan
Release Date: May 14, 2019
Few historical figures are as intriguing as John Brown, the controversial Abolitionist who used terrorist tactics against slavery and single-handedly changed the course of American history. This brilliant biography of Brown (1800—1859) by the p...
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Author: Jacob Tobia | Narrator: Jacob Tobia
Release Date: March 05, 2019
THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER"Transformative ... If Tobia aspires to the ranks of comic memoirists like David Sedaris and Mindy Kaling, Sissy succeeds." --The New York Times Book ReviewA heart-wrenching, eye-opening, and giggle-inducing memoir about what i...
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Author: The March for Our Lives Founders | Narrator: Giullian Gioiello and Sienna Jeffries
Release Date: October 16, 2018
Glimmer of Hope is the official, definitive book from The March for Our Lives founders. In keeping up with their ongoing fight to end gun-violence in all communities, the student leaders of March for Our Lives have decided not to be paid as authors o...
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