Social Justice ~ June 2020 edition

There are some very hot books flying off the shelves at the moment, but if they're unavailable, there are other excellent works on doing  The Work for our coming new Social Order  - I think it's coming, don't you? 

Here are a few titles currently in stock to pique your interest:

Rules for Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer for Realistic Radicals Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679721130
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Published: Vintage - October 23rd, 1989

First published in 1971, Rules for Radicals is Saul Alinsky's impassioned counsel to young radicals on how to effect constructive social change and know “the difference between being a realistic radical and being a rhetorical one.” Written in the midst of radical political developments whose direction Alinsky was one of the first to question, this volume exhibits his style a


Road Map for Revolutionaries: Resistance, Activism, and Advocacy for All Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399581649
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 18th, 2018

A handbook for effective activism, advocacy, and social justice for people of all ages and backgrounds.


Resist!: How to Be an Activist in the Age of Defiance Cover Image
By HUCK Magazine (Created by), Michael Segalov, Molly Crabapple (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781786272065
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - August 28th, 2018

Resist! is the indispensable how-to guide for people looking to make a stand. Included are solid pieces of advice, practical tips, and inspirational stories from those who have already successfully stood up and made a difference.


How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781612197531
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Published: Melville House - December 4th, 2018

A lifetime of activist experience from a civil rights legend informs this playbook for building and conducting nonviolent direct action campaigns


The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice: Black Lives, Healing, and US Social Transformation (Justice and Peacebuilding) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781680993431
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Published: Good Books - April 16th, 2019

In our era of mass incarceration, gun violence, and Black Lives Matters, a handbook showing how racial justice and restorative justice can transform the African-American experience in America.

This timely work will inform scholars and practitioners on the subjects of pervasive racial inequity and the healing offered by restorative justice practices.


Mobility Justice: The Politics of Movement in an Age of Extremes Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781788730921
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Published: Verso - September 25th, 2018

Mobility justice is one of the crucial political and ethical issues of our day

We are in the midst of a global climate crisis and experiencing the extreme challenges of urbanization. In Mobility Justice, Mimi Sheller makes a passionate argument for a new understanding of the contemporary crisis of movement.


Resistance: Reclaiming an American Tradition Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640092464
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 6th, 2019

"These powerful, urgent essays remind us that everywhere there is resistance there is hope." --Jeff Chang, author of We Gon' Be Alright


No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781608468904
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Published: Haymarket Books - June 13th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller National Book Award Longlist Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2017 Donald Trump's takeover of the White House is a dangerous escalation in a world of cascading crises.


Common Sense for the 21st Century: Only Nonviolent Rebellion Can Now Stop Climate Breakdown and Social Collapse Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9781645020004
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - November 19th, 2019

"Brilliant, wise, profound and persuasive. Common Sense for the 21st Century will come to be recognized as a classic of political theory."--George Monbiot, via Twitter

An urgent, essential, and practical call to action from a cofounder of Extinction Rebellion


Runaway Inequality: An Activist's Guide to Economic Justice Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780999095423
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Published: Labor Institute Press - June 15th, 2018

Revised and Updated Third Edition


The Three Dimensions of Freedom Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780571353217
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Published: Faber & Faber Social - August 13th, 2019

Musician and activist Billy Bragg diagnoses the crisis of accountability in Western democracies in this new series of political pamphlets from Faber.


Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We're in Without Going Crazy Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781577319726
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Published: New World Library - March 13th, 2012

The challenges we face can be difficult even to think about. Climate change, the depletion of oil, economic upheaval, and mass extinction together create a planetary emergency of overwhelming proportions. Active Hope shows us how to strengthen our capacity to face this crisis so that we can respond with unexpected resilience and creative power.


History Teaches Us to Resist: How Progressive Movements Have Succeeded in Challenging Times Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780807057674
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Published: Beacon Press - February 5th, 2019

Historian and civil rights activist proves how progressive movements can flourish even in conservative times.


Thinking in Systems: A Primer Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603580557
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - December 3rd, 2008

In the years following her role as the lead author of the international bestseller, Limits to Growth--the first book to show the consequences of unchecked growth on a finite planet-- Donella Meadows remained a pioneer of environmental and social analysis until her untimely death in 2001.


Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life: Life-Changing Tools for Healthy Relationships (Nonviolent Communication Guides) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781892005281
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Published: PuddleDancer Press - September 1st, 2015

2,000,000 COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE • TRANSLATED IN MORE THAN 35 LANGUAGES

What is Violent Communication?
 
If “violent” means acting in ways that result in hurt or harm, then much of how we communicate—judging others, bullying, having racial bias, blaming, finger pointing, discriminating, speaking without listening


On Disobedience: Why Freedom Means Saying
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062930835
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - August 6th, 2019

“Human history began with an act of disobedience, and it is not unlikely that it will be terminated by an act of obedience.”—from On Disobedience


Made to Change the World: How Ordinary People Are Called To Do Extraordinary Work, The Story of Project 615 Cover Image
By Derek Evans, Mike Fisher (Foreword by)
$21.00
ISBN: 9781642931419
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Published: Post Hill Press - July 9th, 2019

The remarkable story of a T-shirt company that sparked a global movement to aid people living in poverty.

All his life, Derek Evans felt a spiritual pull to be a part of something greater than himself, but it wasn’t until he and a friend embarked on a transformational trip to LA’s infamous skid row that he found his true calling.


Clean and White: A History of Environmental Racism in the United States Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781479874378
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Published: New York University Press - October 3rd, 2017

Clean and White offers a history of environmental racism in the United States focusing on constructions of race and hygiene.


Shut It Down: Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603588843
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 3rd, 2019

A veteran activist's guide to direct action and strategic civil disobedience as the most radical and rapid means to social change


The Ones We've Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525561507
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Published: Viking - February 18th, 2020

An optimistic look at the future of American leadership by a brilliant young reporter


Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781608465767
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Published: Haymarket Books - March 15th, 2016

"One of the Best Books of the 21st Century."
--The Guardian

"No writer has better understood the mix of fear and possibility, peril and exuberance that's marked this new millennium."
--Bill McKibben


Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781479836482
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Published: New York University Press - September 24th, 2019

The essential guide to understanding how racism works and how racial inequality shapes black lives, ultimately offering a road-map for resistance for racial justice advocates and antiracists


The Revolution Handbook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316486620
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Published: Poppy - June 5th, 2018

In the vein of Wreck this Journal and Start Where You Are, The Revolution Handbook is an irreverent yet instructive interactive guide to political resistance and standing up for what's right.


Educating for Action: Strategies to Ignite Social Justice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780865717763
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Published: New Society Publishers - New Society Publishe - August 19th, 2014

An inspiring instructional handbook for transforming idealism into social change


Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781551527383
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 30th, 2018

In this collection of essays, Lambda Literary Award-winning writer and longtime activist and performance artist Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha explores the politics and realities of disability justice, a movement that centers the lives and leadership of sick and disabled queer, trans, Black, and brown people, with knowledge and gifts for all.