Movie Reviews

Sofia Veldez and the Vanishing Vote: The Questioneers, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Fun civics lesson inspires kids to be involved and engaged.
By Andrea Beaty
(2020)
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Lifting As We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box Book Poster Image
age 10+
Powerful history of Black women fighting for the vote.
By Evette Dionne
(2020)
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Black Girl, White School: Thriving, Surviving, and "No, You Can't Touch My Hair" Book Poster Image
age 10+
Remarkable anthology brims with solidarity for Black girls.
By Olivia V. G. Clarke
(2020)
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Radium Girls Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring real-life labor drama has intense moments.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Hush, Book 1 Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Intriguing, uneven dystopian fantasy in preindustrial land.
By Dylan Farrow
(2020)
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Kid Correspondent TV Poster Image
age 5+
Warm, fast-paced news show promotes empathy, activism.
Network: YouTube
(2020)
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White Riot Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Docu about British bands' fight against racism has swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Trial of the Chicago 7 Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Courtroom drama has relevant political messages, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special TV Poster Image
age 3+
Superb Sesame special teaches anti-racism to preschoolers.
Network: PBS Kids, HBO Max
(2020)
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Belly of the Beast Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mature themes, strong language in prison eugenics docu.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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She Is the Ocean Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Girl-power docu offers soothing assurance and eco plea.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Wilmore TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Comedy news show explores current events, has profanity.
Network: Peacock
(2020)
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Long Way Down: The Graphic Novel Book Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful tale of Black teen's search for revenge.
By Jason Reynolds
(2020)
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Three Keys: Front Desk, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Immigrant kid continues to tackle racism in powerful sequel.
By Kelly Yang
(2020)
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Sanctuary Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Heart-wrenching dystopian tale of brave, undocumented teen.
By Paola Mendoza, Abby Sher
(2020)
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Democracy 4 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Cold, calculated simulation of the political machine.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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Small Group Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Some violence, drinking in thoughtful faith-based drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed the World Book Poster Image
age 7+
Inspiring tales of women pursuing dreams in a new land.
By Elena Favilli
(2020)
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PBS KIDS Talk About: Race and Racism TV Poster Image
age 3+
Fabulous special helps young kids confront, discuss racism.
Network: PBS Kids, PBS Kids. Online, YouTube
(2020)
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The Great American Lie Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Thought-provoking docu about racial and gender inequality.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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