Anti-Racism: Powerful Voices, Inspiring Ideas

November 19, 2020
Anti-Racism: Powerful Voices, Inspiring Ideas

This colorful gift book introduces readers to the anti-racistmovement through the stirring words of leaders, including the newgeneration of heroes building social justice and racial equity inthe 21st century.A great way for teens, young people, and those new toanti-racism to learn the core ideas and principles of the movement,this vibrant collection of quotes centers today's BIPOC voices fromcurrent activists such as Alicia Garza, Ibram X. Kendi, SerenaWilliams, Darnell Moore, and Jason Reynolds to heroes of the pastlike Bayard Rustin and Ida B. Wells. Their words will make youthink and inspire you to take action!Kenrya Rankin's moving introduction calls for an end to systemicracism, while her selection of quotes celebrates resistance andhonors the work of anti-racist leaders past and present. Thisuplifting and thought-provoking collection provides an excellentintroduction to the anti-racist movement. It's a useful resourcefor students of civil rights, educators, and librarians, and makesa perfect gift for activists and allies inspired by Black LivesMatter.Voices include: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,Ibram X. Kendi, Amandla Stenberg, Elaine Welteroth, FranchescaRamsey, Rosa Clemente, Robin DiAngelo, Darnell Moore, W.Kamau Bell,Lizzo, Opal Tometi, Audre Lorde, Malcolm X, Buffy Sainte-Marie,Frederick Douglass, Megan Rapinoe, Laverne Cox, and many more!