Policing and Corrections
These books discuss the state of policing and incarceration in the United States, particularly focusing on their impact on Black communities.
Named one of the most important nonfiction books of the 21st century by Entertainment Weekly' Slate' Chronicle of Higher Education' Literary Hub, Book Riot' and Zora
Finalist for the 2018 National Council on Crime & Delinquency's Media for a Just Society AwardsNominated for the 49th NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work (Nonfiction) A 2017 Washington Post Notable Book A Kirkus Best Book of 2017
Fight the Power: African Americans and the Long History of Police Brutality in New York City (Hardcover)
A story of resistance, power and politics as revealed through New York City's complex history of police brutality
Who Do You Serve, Who Do You Protect?: Police Violence and Resistance in the United States (Paperback)
Explores the reality of US police violence against Black, Brown and Indigenous communities.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING MICHAEL B. JORDAN AND JAMIE FOXX • A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time.
LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER
Understanding Mass Incarceration: A People's Guide to the Key Civil Rights Struggle of Our Time (Paperback)
A brilliant overview of America's defining human rights crisis and a "much-needed introduction to the racial, political, and economic dimensions of mass incarceration" (Michelle Alexander)