National Book Awards 2016 Finalists in Nonfiction

Strangers in their own land : anger and mourning on the American rightBy Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 1940- author.

In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into the heart of the bayou of Lake Charles, Louisiana, a stronghold of the conservative Right.

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The other slavery : the uncovered story of Indian enslavement in AmericaBy Reséndez, Andrés

A landmark history that draws on rich new evidence to reveal the massive enslavement of tens of thousands of North American Indians, from its beginnings in the early 1500s to its last gasp in the late 1800s

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Stamped from the beginning : the definitive history of racist ideas in AmericaBy Kendi, Ibram X, author.

Young black men are 21 times more likely to be killed by police than their white counterparts. The unemployment rate for African Americans has been double that of whites for more than half a century. And yet Americans cling desperately to the myth that we are living in a post-racial society, that the election of the first black president spelled doom for racist policies and racist beliefs. In fact, racist thought is alive and well in America; it has simply become more sophisticated and more insidious.

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September 2017 New & On Order DVD/Blu-ray
A listing of DVD's and Blu-ray added to the collection in September 2017
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