You sent your suggestions and now it's time to VOTE for your favorite to choose the final selection for 2020-21.
Cast your vote below (one per person!) before October 20th.
Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth
"A troubling study of the role that medical racism plays in the lives of black women who have given birth to premature and low birth weight infants."
Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code
"From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity."
A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind
Harriet A. Washington
"A 'powerful and indispensable' look at the devastating consequences of environmental racism ... and what we can do to remedy its toxic effects on marginalized communities."
Black Girl Dangerous on Race, Queerness, Class and Gender
A "nuanced analysis of intersecting systems of oppression [that] goes deep to reveal the complicated truths of a multiply-marginalized experience."
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