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Khan-Cullers is one of the three founders of the #blacklivesmatter movement. In this memoir she reveals that her activism started long before the unfortunate killing of Treyvon Martin and others like him. Her personal story is driven by a passion to help those in the black community and reminds us why the American government has a duty to serve its people.

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250171085
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 16th, 2018

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In a great collection of essays, Saachi Koul discusses a range of topics from rape to surveillance culture that affect the lives of women on a daily basis. She reflects with humor on her childhood growing up as a first generation Indian Canadian woman, and how she reconciles the two cultures.  

One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter: Essays Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250121028
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Published: Picador - May 2nd, 2017

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Morgan Jerkins' first essay collection is a reflection on her life and how identifying as black, a woman, and a feminist have affected her. Each essay reveals to her readers an intimate look at her life and her vulnerability. As someone who greatly enjoys personal essays, I related to many of her experiences ranging from street harassment to being a black woman in an Ivy League university.

This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062666154
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 30th, 2018