Five stars, read in April 2017. Yes, once again a post has taken me this long to write. For years … Continue reading An Autobiography, by Angela Davis
Because that’s what I’ve been reading for several years now, but this year, it’s almost all I can read. Rather than explain … Continue reading Books for People Who Wonder Why Everything Is So Fucked Up
Four stars, read in July 2017. In my quest to start reading the famous atheists, I discovered several Christopher Hitchens … Continue reading God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything, by Christopher Hitchens
Five stars, read in June 2017. First lesson learned from listening to James Baldwin on audio: I cannot listen to … Continue reading The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin
Five stars, read in January 2017. If you want a perfect example of why this book is (STILL) necessary, consider … Continue reading Why We Can’t Wait, by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Five stars, read from November 2016 to January 2017. Well. If you want to know why the United States looks … Continue reading Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, by Jane Mayer
I took an online course about the Civil War from Eric Foner at Columbia, and what he had to say … Continue reading Black History Month