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  • Subversive Southernerby Catherine Fosl; Angela Davis

    Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2006; US$ 35.00

    Anne McCarty Braden, a southern white woman, committed her life to the causes of racial and social injustice. This work shares the extraordinary life of Braden with its readers, and also teaches them about the struggles that white southern activists had to face in the segregated, Cold War South. more...

  • Arbitrary Justiceby Angela J. Davis

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 16.99

    In this eye-opening work, Angela J. Davis shines a much-needed light on the power of American prosecutors, revealing how the day-to-day practice of even the most well-intentioned prosecutors can result in unequal treatment of defendants and victims and gross inequities in criminal justice. For the paperback edition, Davis provides a new Afterword which... more...

  • 117 Daysby Ruth First; Angela Davis

    Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 15.00

    An unforgettable account of defiance against political terror by one of South Africa's pioneering anti-apartheid activists An invaluable testimonial of the excesses of the apartheid system, 117 Days presents the harrowing chronicle of journalist Ruth First's isolation and abuse at the hands of South African interrogators after her arrest in 1963.... more...

  • Blues Legacies and Black Feminismby Angela Y. Davis

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.00

    From one of this country's most important intellectuals comes a brilliant analysis of the blues tradition that examines the careers of three crucial black women blues singers through a feminist lens. Angela Davis provides the historical, social, and political contexts with which to reinterpret the performances and lyrics of Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie... more...

  • Creative Community Organizingby Si Kahn; Angela Davis

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2010; US$ 17.95

    A unique approach -- uses stories, lyrics, and poems to inspire and energize both new and experienced organizersOffers sage insights into aspects of community organizing not addressed by more conventional manualsWritten by a veteran activist and musician with over forty-five years of experience working for progressive causes This latest work by legendary... more...

  • Butterfly's Childby Angela Davis-Gardner

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.00

    When three-year-old Benji is plucked from the security of his home in Nagasaki to live with his American father, Lt. Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton, and stepmother, Kate, on their farm in Illinois, the family conceals Benji’s true identity as a child born from a liaison between an officer and a geisha—and instead tells everyone that he is an orphan.... more...

  • Are Prisons Obsolete?by Angela Y. Davis

    Seven Stories Press 2011; US$ 11.95

    With her characteristic brilliance, grace and radical audacity, Angela Y. Davis has put the case for the latest abolition movement in American life: the abolition of the prison. As she quite correctly notes, American life is replete with abolition movements, and when they were engaged in these struggles, their chances of success seemed almost unthinkable.... more...

  • Abolition Democracyby Angela Y. Davis

    Seven Stories Press 2011; US$ 12.95

    Revelations about U.S policies and practices of torture and abuse have captured headlines ever since the breaking of the Abu Ghraib prison story in April 2004. Since then, a debate has raged regarding what is and what is not acceptable behavior for the world’s leading democracy. It is within this context that Angela Davis, one of America’s most remarkable... more...

  • Women, Race, & Classby Angela Y. Davis

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.95

    A powerful study of the women's liberation movement in the U.S., from abolitionist days to the present, that demonstrates how it has always been hampered by the racist and classist biases of its leaders. From the widely revered and legendary political activist and scholar Angela Davis. more...

  • Women, Culture & Politicsby Angela Y. Davis

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    A collection of speeches and writings by political activist Angela Davis which address the political and social changes of the past decade as they are concerned with the struggle for racial, sexual, and economic equality. more...