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Uncensored: My Life and Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black and White America
By Penguin Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 154 reviews
Rooted in his own powerful personal story, 21-year-old Zachary Wood shares his dynamic perspective on free speech, race, and dissenting opinions - in a world that sorely needs to learn to listen. As the president of the student group Uncomfortable L


American Like Me
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 196 reviews
From award-winning actress and political activist America Ferrera comes a vibrant and varied collection of first person accounts from prominent figures about the experience of growing up between cultures. America Ferrera has always felt wholly Americ


The Barefoot Lawyer: A Blind Man's Fight for Justice and Freedom in China
By Macmillan Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 251 reviews
It was like a scene out of a thriller: one morning in April 2012, China's most famous political activist - a blind, self-taught lawyer - climbed over the wall of his heavily guarded home and escaped. Days later, he turned up at the American embassy


The Drop Box: How 500 Abandoned Babies, an Act of Compassion, and a Movie Changed My Life Forever
By Oasis Audio
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He traveled to South Korea to film an amazing rescue...his own. Brian Ivie was filled with compassion as he read an LA Times article about Pastor Lee's solution to unwanted newborns in South Korea - a baby drop box. Brian traveled halfway around the


Mountain to Mountain: A Journey of Adventure and Activism for the Women of Afghanistan
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 231 reviews
Being inspired to act can take many forms. For some, it's taking a weekend to volunteer, but for Shannon Galpin, it meant leaving her career, selling her house, launching a nonprofit, and committing her life to advancing education and opportunity fo


Where There's Hope: Healing, Moving Forward, and Never Giving Up
By Macmillan Audio
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This program is read by the author Elizabeth Smart follows up her number one New York Times best seller, My Story - about being held in captivity as a teenager and how she managed to survive - with a powerful and inspiring audiobook about what it t


Wish You Happy Forever: What China's Orphans Taught Me About Moving Mountains
By Tantor Audio
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After reading an article about the thousands of baby girls languishing in Chinese orphanages, Bowen and her husband adopted a little girl from China and brought her home to Los Angeles, not out of a need to build a family but rather a commitment to s


Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 228 reviews
A timely and captivating memoir about gender identity set against the backdrop of the transgender equality movement, by a leading activist and the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest LGBTQ civil rights organi


Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
By Macmillan Audio
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Prize-winning poet and journalist Eliza Griswold's Amity and Prosperity is an expose on how fracking shattered a rural Pennsylvania town, and how one lifelong resident brought the story into the national spotlight. This is an incredible true account of investigative journalism and a devastating indictment of energy politics in America.  Stacey Haney, a lifelong resident of Amity, Pennsylvania, is struggling to support her children when the fracking boom comes to town. Like most of her


When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
By Macmillan Audio
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The emotional and powerful story of one of the cofounders of Black Lives Matter and how the movement was born. When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and asha bandele is the essential audiobook for every conscientious American. From one of the cofounders of the Black Lives Matter movement comes a poetic audiobook memoir and reflection on humanity. Necessary and timely, Patrisse Cullors' story asks us to remember that protest in the interest of the most vulnerable comes from


From Broken Glass: My Story of Finding Hope in Hitler's Death Camps to Inspire a New Generation
By Hachette Audio
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From the survivor of 10 Nazi concentration camps who went on to create the New England Holocaust Memorial, an inspiring memoir about finding strength in the face of despair. On August 14, 2017, two days after a white-supremacist activist rammed his car into a group of anti-Fascist protestors, killing one and injuring 19, the New England Holocaust Memorial was vandalized for the second time in as many months. At the base of one of its fifty-four-foot glass towers lay a pile of shards. For Steve


Irena's Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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From the New York Times best-selling author of The Widow Clicquot comes an extraordinary and gripping true account of Irena Sendler - the ''female Oskar Schindler'' - who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II. In 1942 one young social worker, Irena Sendler, was granted access to the Warsaw Ghetto as a public health specialist. While she was there, she began to understand the fate that awaited the Jewish families who


I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
By Random House Audio
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From a powerful new voice on racial justice, an eye-opening account of growing up black, Christian, and female in middle-class white America. Austin Channing Brown's first encounter with a racialized America came at age seven, when she discovered her parents named her Austin to deceive future employers into thinking she was a white man. Growing up in majority-white schools, organizations, and churches, Austin writes, ''I had to learn what it means to love blackness,'' a journey that led to a


The Radical King
By Audible Studios
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A revealing collection that restores Dr. King as being every bit as radical as Malcolm X.  Much of America did not know the radical King - and too few know today - but the FBI and US government did. They called him ''the most dangerous man in America''.  ''The radical King was a democratic socialist who sided with poor and working people. The response of the radical King to our catastrophic moment can be put in one word: revolution - a revolution in our priorities, a reevaluation of our


Escape from Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
The shocking story of one of the few people born in a North Korean political prison to have escaped and survived. North Korea is isolated and hungry, bankrupt and belligerent. It is also armed with nuclear weapons. Between 150,000 and 200,000 people are being held in its political prison camps, which have existed twice as long as Stalin's Soviet gulags and twelve times as long as the Nazi concentration camps. Very few born and raised in these camps have escaped - but Shin Dong-hyuk did.


Butterfly: From Refugee to Olympian - My Story of Rescue, Hope, and Triumph
By Macmillan Audio
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Butterfly is an inspiring audiobook about how one woman saved fellow refugees from drowning - and how she went on to become an Olympic swimmer.  When young Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini realized her boat's engine shut down as she was traveling from Syria to Greece with other refugees, there was no hesitation: She dove into the water. Surfacing, she heard desperate prayers and sobbing from the passengers in the sinking boat above her. Between the waves, her elder sister, Sarah, screamed at her


Accidental Activists: Mark Phariss, Vic Holmes, and Their Fight for Marriage Equality in Texas
By Tantor Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 284 reviews
In early 2013 same-sex marriage was legal in only 10 states and the District of Columbia. That year the Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Windsor appeared to open the door to marriage equality. In Texas, Mark Phariss and Vic Holmes, together for 16 years and deeply in love, wondered why no one had stepped across the threshold to challenge their state's 2005 constitutional amendment prohibiting same-sex marriage. They agreed to join a lawsuit being put together by Akin Gump Strauss


Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 187 reviews
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. Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One of his first cases was


A River in Darkness: One Man's Escape from North Korea
By Brilliance Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 261 reviews
The harrowing true story of one man's life in-and subsequent escape from-North Korea, one of the world's most brutal totalitarian regimes. Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his family moved from Japan to North Korea when Ishikawa was just thirteen years old, and unwittingly became members of the lowest social caste. His father, himself a Korean national, was lured to the new Communist


Adolfo Kaminsky: A Forger's Life
By Tantor Audio
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At the age of 17, Adolfo Kaminsky had narrowly escaped deportation to Auschwitz and was living in Nazi-occupied Paris, using forged documents to hide in plain sight. Due to his expert knowledge of dyes and his ability to masterfully reproduce official documents with an artistic eye, he was recruited to join the Jewish underground. He soon became the primary forger for the Resistance in Paris, working tirelessly with his network to create papers that would save an estimated 14,000 men, women,



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