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From the heroic lawyer who spoke out against Clarence Thomas in the historic confirmation hearings twenty years ago, Anita Hill’s first book since the best-selling Speaking Truth to Power

Alice Walker on Creativity

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This book is truly sublime and a critical read for Womanists/Black Feminists. (Really...everyone). Collins captures the wisdom of Black women from slaves to free women, from domestic workers, teens, and seniors to traditional academics and more. Every voice matters. A plethora of topics are covered with historical perspective and critical examination. A must read, must own book, no exceptions!

" 'Enough is Enough': we are witnessing more & more uneconomic growth—growth that costs more than it is worth. An economy that chases perpetually increasing production & consumption, always in search of more, stands no chance of achieving a lasting prosperity. We need an economy that can meet our needs without undermining the life-support systems & resources of the planet. The book argues that now is the time to change the economic goal from the madness of more to the wisdom of enough."

Bestseller Books Online Young, Gifted, and Black: Promoting High Achievement among African-American Students Theresa Perry, Claude Steele $10.76 -

Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit

Marian Wright Edelman shares stories from her life at the center of this century's most dramatic civil rights struggles, paying tribute to the extraordinary personal mentors who helped light her way.