Why the Extraordinary Story of the Last Slave in America Has Finally Come to Light

Zora Neale Hurston’s Barracoon was written in the 1930s, but has only just been published. Why has it taken so long for the remarkable story of Oluale Kossola to be made public?

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When They Call You a Terrorist Review – Black Lives Matter Memoir Convinces

This powerful book by Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrice Khan-Cullors reminds us American racism is pervasive – even in liberal California

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John Lewis Clash With Donald Trump Sends Civil Rights Hero’s Book to No 1

March, a graphic novel about his work in the struggle for black rights, rockets to top of Amazon’s charts after president-elect derides him as ‘all talk, talk, talk’

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Rep John Lewis Tells How He Was Refused Entry to Library Because He Was Black

US congressman shares childhood story of public library color bar at NBA ceremony, as Colson Whitehead and historian Ibram X Kendi also earn accolades

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