Review: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019

Title: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2018 Authors: Various Edited by: Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain  Genre: Nonfiction Length: 14 hours 2 min Four Hundred Souls is a collection of essays and poems chronicling 400 years of African American history. The essays began in 1619 with the ‘White Lion’ … More Review: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019

Review: White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson

Title: White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide Author: Carol Anderson Narrator: Pamela Gibson Genre: Nonfiction Length: 6 hours 5 min “White rage is not about visible violence, but rather it works its way through the courts, the legislatures, and a range of government bureaucracies. It wreaks havoc subtly, almost imperceptibly. Too imperceptibly, … More Review: White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson

Review: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho

Title: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Author: Emmanuel Acho Narrator: Emmanuel Acho Genre: Nonfiction Length: 4hr 26min Read: March 9, 2021 In Uncomfortable Conversations with A Black Man, Emmanuel Acho answers common questions that many white Americans are afraid to ask, but need the answers to. Narrated by Acho, this audiobook takes the listener … More Review: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho

Review: So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Title:   So You Want to Talk About Race Author: Ijeoma Oluo Genre: Nonfiction Pages: 242 Read: November 29, 2020 “You are racist because you were born and bred in a racist, white supremacist society. White Supremacy is, as I’ve said earlier, insidious by design. The racism required to uphold White Supremacy is woven into … More Review: So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Review: Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Author: Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction, History Format: Paperback Pages: 582 Dates Read: September 30, 2020 Stamped From the Beginning discusses the history of racism and racist ideas in America. Kendi focuses on five main people who have made the biggest impact … More Review: Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Review: How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  How to Be An Antiracist Author: Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction Format: Hardcover Pages: 320 Date Read: July 15, 2020 “Like fighting an addiction, being an antiracist requires persistent self-awareness, constant self-criticism, and regular self-examination.” In this book, Ibram X. Kendi reshapes the conversation about racism and racial justice in America. He shows us … More Review: How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi