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Author: Alyssa Milano
Release Date: October 26, 2021
Alyssa Milano’s sharply observed, uproarious, and deeply intimate ode to the life she has lived and the issues that matter most.   Alyssa Milano, actress and activist, delivers here a collection of powerful personal essays that get to the ...
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Author: Jenna Krajeski and Mondiant Dogon
Release Date: October 12, 2021
A stunning and heartbreaking lens on the global refugee crisis, from a man who faced the very worst of humanity and survived to advocate for displaced people around the worldOne day when Mondiant Dogon, a Bagogwe Tutsi born in Congo, was just three y...
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The groundbreaking feminist and socialist writings of Puerto Rican author and activist Luisa CapetilloA Penguin ClassicIn 1915, Puerto Rican activist Luisa Capetillo was arrested and acquitted for being the first woman to wear men's trousers publicly...
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Author: Jarrett Adams | Narrator: Jarrett Adams
Release Date: September 14, 2021
“A moving and beautifully crafted memoir.”—SCOTT TUROW “A daring act of justified defiance.”—SHAKA SENGHOR “Nothing less than heroic.”—JOHN GRISHAM   He was seventeen when an all-white jury s...
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Author: Liz Hauck | Narrator: Liz Hauck
Release Date: June 08, 2021
A tender and vivid memoir about the radical grace we discover when we consider ourselves bound together in community, and a moving account of one woman’s attempt to answer the essential question Who are we to one another?“Liz Hauck r...
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Author: Larry Krasner | Narrator: Nathan Krasner
Release Date: April 20, 2021
Philadelphia’s progressive district attorney offers an inspiring vision of how people can take back power to reform criminal justice, based on lessons from a life’s work as an advocate for the accused.“Larry Krasner is at the forefr...
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Author: Jacqueline Woodson and Janice Johnson Dias, PhD | Narrator: Jacqueline Woodson and Janice Johnson Dias, PhD
Release Date: March 02, 2021
An accessible blueprint to embolden our daughters to be critical thinkers, fearless doers, and joyful change agents for our future—from the proud mother of teen activist Marley Dias, founder of 1000BLACKGIRLBOOKS.“A stunning and path...
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Author: Emma Brockes and Megan Rapinoe | Narrator: Megan Rapinoe
Release Date: December 01, 2020
An instant New York Times bestseller!“Rapinoe's 'signature pose' from the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup is synonymous to the feeling we got when finishing this book: heart full, arms wide and ready to take up space in this world.&r...
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Author: Paola Ramos | Narrator: 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
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • 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 P...
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Author: Jane Fonda
Release Date: September 29, 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
“A riveting and infuriating examination of criminal prosecutions, revealing how easy it is to convict the wrong person and how nearly impossible it is to undo the error.” —Washington Post   "No one has illuminated this problem ...
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