What is the world we dream of living in? Is it possible?

Title

Of the Sons of Master and Man

Author

Du Bois, W. E. B.

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Reading

Overview

Although he wrote during the early twentieth century, the racial issues that NAACP founder W.E.B. Du Bois explores are, sadly, still pertinent to this day. In chapter 9 of his timeless book, The…

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Title

Letter from Birmingham Jail

Author

King, Jr., Martin Luther

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Reading

Overview

Martin Luther King, Jr. was the leader of the American civil rights movement as well as a world-renowned figure in the modern history of non-violent resistance. Assassinated in 1968, he now has a U.S.…

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What It Means to be a Leftist in the 21st Century

Author

West, Cornel

Type

Video

Overview

Cornel West is an American philosopher, author, critic, and activist. A professor at Princeton University in the Center for African-American Studies and the Department of Religion, West is one of the…

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Title

America

Author

Hoagland, Tony

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Reading

Overview

The author of three volumes of poetry, Tony Hoagland received the 2005 Mark Twain Award for his contribution to humor in American poetry, as well as the O. B. Hardison prize for poetry and teaching.…

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Imagine the Angels of Bread

Author

Espada, Martin

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Reading

Overview

“Imagine the Angels of Bread” was written in 1996 by Latino poet and professor at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Martin Espada. Repeating the phrase “this is the year,”…

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