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Ira Katznelson

Revisiting When Affirmative Action Was White, nearly two decades on.

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Among them are Kimberlé Crenshaw, Angela Davis, bell hooks, and Robin D. G. Kelley. You can read them here.
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A reading list in honor of the radical philosopher’s birthday.
Christopher Newfield

Institutional reform is no match for pervasive structural inequality.

“Forget the dream, he called for a revolution.” An MLK Day reading list on how his radicalism was erased.
Nathalie Etoke, Lewis Gordon

In the Black existentialist tradition, freedom lies in the constant struggle for liberation.

Panashe Chigumadzi, Cornel West

When Desmond Tutu reconciled African theology and Black theology.

Robin D. G. Kelley

In her scholarship, mentoring, and activism, Farah Jasmine Griffin brings a praxis of radical love to an unequal academy.

David Waldstreicher

Historian Gerald Horne has developed a grand theory of U.S. history as a series of devastating backlashes to progress—right down to the present day.

Robin D. G. Kelly, Deborah Chasman

Robin D. G. Kelley on the midterm elections.

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