Killers of the Flower Moon

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, built mansions, and sent their children to study in Europe. Then, one by one, […]

Book Cover "Caste The Origins of Our Discontents" by Isabel Wilkerson

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontent

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontent by Isabel Wilkerson In this brilliant book, Isabel Wilkerson gives us a masterful portrait of an unseen phenomenon in America as she explores, through an immersive, deeply researched narrative and stories about real people, how America today and throughout its history has been shaped by a hidden caste system, […]

Book Cover " Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance" by Nick Estes

Our History is the Future

Our History is the Future by Nick Estes How two centuries of Indigenous resistance created the movement proclaiming “Water is life”. In 2016, a small protest encampment at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota, initially established to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, grew to be the largest Indigenous protest movement in […]

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