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Our Black Year: One Family's Quest to Buy Black in America's Racially Divided Economy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781610392280
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Published: PublicAffairs - May 14th, 2013

Maggie and John Anderson were successful African American professionals raising two daughters in a tony suburb of Chicago. But they felt uneasy over their good fortune. Most African Americans live in economically starved neighborhoods. Black wealth is about one tenth of white wealth, and black businesses lag behind businesses of all other racial groups in every measure of success.


Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Survived Slavery and Became Millionaires Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062437600
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Published: Amistad - January 29th, 2019

“By telling the little-known stories of six pioneering African American entrepreneurs, Black Fortunes makes a worthy contribution to black history, to business history, and to American history.”—Margot Lee Shetterly, New York Times Bestselling author of Hidden Figures


How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America: Problems in Race, Political Economy, and Society Cover Image
By Manning Marable, Leith Mullings (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781608465118
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Published: Haymarket Books - October 27th, 2015

"How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America is one of those paradigm-shifting, life-changing texts that has not lost its currency or relevance--even after three decades.


History of the Black Dollar Cover Image
By Angel Rich, Dr Maya Rockeymore (Foreword by), Brenda Sayles (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781973939733
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - May 26th, 2017

As a Global Market Research Analyst for Prudential, Rich led the first African American Financial Experience Study. She founded The Wealth Factory, a company focused on designing financial literacy edtech games. Since its founding, the company has launched its first game CreditStacker, which was named 'best in the country' by The White House, Department of Education, and JP Morgan Chase in 2016.


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Change Everything: Racial Capitalism and the Case for Abolition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781642594140
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 8th, 2022

Racial, gender, and environmental justice. Class war. Militarism. Interpersonal violence. Old age security. This is not the vocabulary many use to critique the prison-industrial complex.


The Class Struggle in Africa Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780901787125
Published: Panaf - December 15th, 2006

Recent African history has exposed the close links between the interests of imperialism and neo-colonialism and the African bourgeoisie. This book reveals the nature and extent of the class struggle in Africa, and sets it in the broad context of the African Revolution and the world socialist revolution. 86pp; 1 map.


Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renaissance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780813034508
Published: University Press of Florida - January 1st, 2007

"Sasha" was the code name adopted by Harlem Renaissance writer Claude McKay (1889-1948) to foil investigations of his life and work. Over a period of two decades, the FBI, U.S.


Black Marxism, Revised and Updated Third Edition: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781469663722
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 1st, 2021

In this ambitious work, first published in 1983, Cedric Robinson demonstrates that efforts to understand Black people's history of resistance solely through the prism of Marxist theory are incomplete and inaccurate. Marxist analyses tend to presuppose European models of history and experience that downplay the significance of Black people and Black communities as agents of change and resistance.


Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black Communist Claudia Jones Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780822341161
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Published: Duke University Press - March 1st, 2008

In Left of Karl Marx, Carole Boyce Davies assesses the activism, writing, and legacy of Claudia Jones (1915-1964), a pioneering Afro-Caribbean radical intellectual, dedicated communist, and feminist.


Black Tax: Burden or Ubuntu? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781868429745
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Published: Jonathan Ball Publishers - September 10th, 2019

The real significance of this book lies in the fact that it tells us more about the everyday life of black South Africans. It delves into the essence of black family life and the secret anguish of family members who often battle to cope. - Niq Mhlongo


Edge of Chaos: Why Democracy Is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth-and How to Fix It Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780465097463
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Published: Basic Books - April 24th, 2018

From an internationally acclaimed economist, a provocative call to jump-start economic growth by aggressively overhauling liberal democracy


Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa Cover Image
By Dambisa Moyo, Niall Ferguson (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780374532123
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 2nd, 2010

A national bestseller, Dead Aid unflinchingly confronts one of the greatest myths of our time: that billions of dollars in aid sent from wealthy countries to developing African nations has helped to reduce poverty and increase growth. In fact, poverty levels continue to escalate and growth rates have steadily declined—and millions continue to suffer.


Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807848296
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - January 24th, 2000

In this ambitious work, first published in 1983, Cedric Robinson demonstrates that efforts to understand black people's history of resistance solely through the prism of Marxist theory are incomplete and inaccurate. Marxist analyses tend to presuppose European models of history and experience that downplay the significance of black people and black communities as agents of change and resistance.


Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?: How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781574780369
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Published: Black Classic Press - October 13th, 2005

Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun? is the inspiring story of Reginald Lewis: lawyer, Wall Street wizard, philanthropist -- and the wealthiest black man in American history.