The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin ~Review~

“One can give nothing whatever without giving oneself - that is to say, risking oneself. If one cannot risk oneself, then one is simply incapable of giving”James Baldwin The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin is an utter masterpiece. It consists of two essays-- My Dungeon Shook: Letter to my Nephew on the One-Hundredth Anniversary … Continue reading The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin ~Review~

When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Asha Bandele ~Audiobook Review~

“I carry the memory of living under that terror—the terror of knowing that I, or any member of my family, could be killed with impunity—in my blood, my bones, in every step I take. And yet I was called a terrorist.”When They Call You a Terrorist When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors … Continue reading When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Asha Bandele ~Audiobook Review~

The Rage of Innocence by Kristin Henning ~ARC Review~

"To thrive, Black youth must learn to resist and transcend harmful and racial ideas and stereotypes that seek to limit them."The Rage of Innocence Thank you to Kristin Henning, NetGalley, and Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group for the opportunity to read this book. It releases on September 28th 2021.TRIGGER WARNINGS: Racism, Police Brutality, Violence, Murder, Suicide … Continue reading The Rage of Innocence by Kristin Henning ~ARC Review~

All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson ~Audiobook Review~

"The first person you are ever an activist for is yourself."George M. Johnson I wanted to get this review posted before the end of Pride Month and I barely made it, even though this book and the LGBTQIA+ community should be loved, accepted, and celebrated ALL year long. All Boys Aren't Blue by George M. … Continue reading All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson ~Audiobook Review~

Culture Warlords by Talia Lavin ~Review~

Thank you Hachette Books for the opportunity to read this book! “To make peace with white supremacy, to give it room, to tender it mercy, is to assert that protecting black and brown and Muslim and gay and trans and Jewish people from violence isn’t all that important or necessary.”Talia Lavin Culture Warlords by Talia … Continue reading Culture Warlords by Talia Lavin ~Review~