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Betty Before X Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring, intimate story of activist's early years.
By Ilyasah Shabazz, Renée Watson
(2018)
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Streetcar to Justice: How Elizabeth Jennings Won the Right to Ride in New York Book Poster Image
age 10+
Inspiring story of resisting segregation in 1850s New York.
By Amy Hill Hearth
(2018)
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March Forward Girl: From Young Warrior to Little Rock Nine Book Poster Image
age 11+
Must-read memoir of a childhood in the segregated South.
By Melba Pattillo Beals
(2018)
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Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You! Book Poster Image
age 9+
Upbeat guide to activism by inspiring teen phenom.
By Marley Dias
(2018)
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Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court Book Poster Image
age 10+
Thoughtful memoir by basketball star and civil rights icon.
By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld
(2017)
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Twelve Days in May: Freedom Ride 1961 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Vivid photos, clear text bring heroic protest to life.
By Larry Dane Brimner
(2018)
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I Am Alfonso Jones Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful graphic novel explores police brutality.
By Tony Medina
(2017)
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Martin Rising: Requiem for a King Book Poster Image
age 9+
Powerful poems examine the final months of MLK's life.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2018)
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Whose Streets? Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Riveting docu on racial politics has violence, swearing.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The 57 Bus Book Poster Image
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age 13+
True story of teens' fateful encounter and its aftermath.
By Dashka Slater
(2017)
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Dear Martin Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Boy faces racial profiling in powerful, realistic tale.
By Nic Stone
(2017)
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Malala's Magic Pencil Book Poster Image
age 5+
Nobel winner tells what inspired activism in relatable tale.
By Malala Yousafzai
(2017)
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The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Compelling docu traces decades-old LGBTQ fight for justice.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Active Shooter: America Under Fire TV Poster Image
age 14+
Dark documentary details disturbing mass shootings.
Network: Showtime
(2017)
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The Threat of Sex App Poster Image
age 13+
Simple movie-promo app promotes the power of women.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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I Am Not Your Negro Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful documentary explores race, art, and activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dear White People TV Poster Image
age 17+
College is complicated in series on race, sex, activism.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Guerrilla TV Poster Image
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age 17+
Convoluted story set during '70s Black Power movement.
Network: Showtime
(2017)
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The Most Hated Woman in America Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Abrasive activist fights prayer; cursing and violence.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Time: The Kalief Browder Story TV Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful docu about tragic impact of wrongful imprisonment.
Network: Spike
(2017)
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