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On Juneteenth, Annette Gordon-Reed

On Juneteenth

by Annette Gordon-Reed

Rent: $6.49

The essential, sweeping story of Juneteenth’s integral importance to American histo...

Unabridged: 3 hr 44 min
Narrator: Karen Chilton
Published: 05/04/2021
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Back of the Hiring Line A 200-Year History of Immigration Surges, Employer Bias, and Depression of Black Wealth, Roy Beck

Back of the Hiring Line

by Roy Beck

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150 years after the end of slavery and nearly 60 years after passage of the civil rights ...

Unabridged: 7 hr 9 min
Narrator: Roy Beck
Published: 10/13/2021
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The Willie Lynch Letter and the Making of a Slave, Willie Lynch

The Willie Lynch Letter and the M...

by Willie Lynch

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The Willie Lynch Letter and the Making of a Slave is a study of slave making. It describe...

Unabridged: 23 min
Narrator: Ronald Eastwood
Published: 07/22/2019
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The Birth of a Nation Nat Turner and the Making of a Movement, Nate Parker

The Birth of a Nation

by Nate Parker

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This official tie-in to the highly acclaimed film, The Birth of a Nation, surveys the his...

Unabridged: 1 hr 59 min
Narrator: Nate Parker
Published: 09/27/2016
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Freedom Farmers Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement, Monica M. White

Freedom Farmers

by Monica M. White

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In May 1967, internationally renowned activist Fannie Lou Hamer purchased forty acres of ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 4 min
Narrator: Monica M. White
Published: 03/16/2021
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The Black Man on the Titanic The Story of Joseph Laroche, Serge Bile

The Black Man on the Titanic

by Serge Bile

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Joseph Laroche was an anomaly among the passengers of the Titanic. He was exceptionally w...

Unabridged: 4 hr 55 min
Narrator: Mirron Willis
Published: 02/18/2020
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Message to Harvard: We are Coming, Booker T. Washington

Message to Harvard: We are Coming...

by Booker T. Washington

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In 1896, Harvard University awarded Booker T. Washington with an honorary master of arts ...

Unabridged: 4 min
Narrator: Ron Chatnam
Published: 07/09/2018
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No Justice One White Police Officer, One Black Family, and How One Bullet Ripped Us Apart, Robbie Tolan

No Justice

by Robbie Tolan

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The harrowing true story of Robbie Tolan, a young black man who was shot in the chest by...

Unabridged: 5 hr 54 min
Narrator: Robbie Tolan
Published: 01/09/2018
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Brothers in Arms, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Brothers in Arms

by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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A powerful wartime saga in the bestselling tradition of Flags of Our Fathers, Brothers in...

Abridged: 4 hr 56 min
Narrator: Peter Francis Jame...
Published: 05/04/2004
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King Truths 21 Keys to Unlocking Your Spiritual Potential, Alveda King

King Truths

by Alveda King

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Unlock Your Spiritual Potential There is power inside of you, power to discover, heal, an...

Unabridged: 7 hr 21 min
Narrator: Bernadette Simms
Published: 01/16/2018
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Quicksand, Nella Larsen

Quicksand

by Nella Larsen

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Nella Larsen's first novel tells the story of Helga Crane, a fictional character loosely ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 45 min
Narrator: Christine Glassman...
Published: 07/22/2019
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The Icon Black Lives Matter Series; My Brothers. My Sisters; United in the Deep Jazz Funk of Love, Geoffrey Giuliano

The Icon Black Lives Matter Serie...

by Geoffrey Giuliano

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This stirring, evocative, one-of-a-kind new audiobook from historian and author Geoffrey ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 59 min
Narrator: Geoffrey Giuliano
Published: 08/10/2020
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From 'I Can't Breathe' to 'Black Lives Matter': How George Floyd's Tragic Death Changed America The Complete Diary of The Events, David Serero

From 'I Can't Breathe' to 'Black ...

by David Serero

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May 25, 2020, is a date that no one will ever forget. On that sad day, we all saw the ter...

Unabridged: 3 hr 17 min
Narrator: Akash Asgar
Published: 08/24/2020
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The Black Man The Father of Civilization Proven by Biblical History, James Morris Webb

The Black Man

by James Morris Webb

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In The Black Man Father of Civilization Proven By Biblical History, the American pastor, ...

Unabridged: 52 min
Narrator: Leighton Harris
Published: 01/22/2021
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The Regeneration of Africa From the Colored American Magazine of New York (June, 1906), P. Ka Isaka Seme

The Regeneration of Africa

by P. Ka Isaka Seme

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P. Ka Isaka Seme won First Prize for the Curtis Medals Oration, April 5 1906 at Columbia ...

Unabridged: 13 min
Narrator: Leighton Harris
Published: 01/22/2021
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Dear Emmett Till An Excerpt from Long Time Coming, Michael Eric Dyson

Dear Emmett Till

by Michael Eric Dyson

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A letter to Emmett Till, an excerpt from Dyson's longer work, Long Time Coming, a passion...

Unabridged: 53 min
Narrator: Michael Eric Dyson...
Published: 03/30/2021
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The Cause of Freedom A Concise History of African Americans, Jonathan Scott Holloway

The Cause of Freedom

by Jonathan Scott Holloway...

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At a moment when political debates grapple with the nation's obligation to acknowledge an...

Unabridged: 4 hr 7 min
Narrator: Bill Andrew Quinn
Published: 05/25/2021
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The Unknown History of Black Newspapers in America, Julius Kane

The Unknown History of Black News...

by Julius Kane

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The black press made a huge difference when it came to reporting to black Americans ...

Unabridged: 9 min
Narrator: Rosie O'Toole
Published: 04/25/2019
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Black Masters a Side Light on Slavery, Calvin Dill Wilson

Black Masters a Side Light on Sla...

by Calvin Dill Wilson

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The Rev. Calvin Dill Wilson (1857–1946) was a Presbyterian minister and author. His...

Unabridged: 41 min
Narrator: Warren Keyes
Published: 06/12/2021
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The Black Man: The Father of Civilization, Proven by Biblical History, James Morris Webb

The Black Man: The Father of Civi...

by James Morris Webb

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James Morris Webb (1874-1940) was a Christian minister associated with The African Method...

Unabridged: 44 min
Narrator: Warren Keyes
Published: 03/31/2021
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An Oration on the Abolition of the Slave Trade, Rev. Peter Williams

An Oration on the Abolition of th...

by Rev. Peter Williams

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In 1807, Congress passed a law banning the import of slaves to the US. While many would b...

Unabridged: 22 min
Narrator: Andre Giles
Published: 07/30/2018
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An Address to the Slaves of the United States, Henry Highland Garnet

An Address to the Slaves of the U...

by Henry Highland Garnet

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Henry Highland Garnet delivered this address at the National Negro Convention of 1843. In...

Unabridged: 19 min
Narrator: Andre Giles
Published: 08/19/2018
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I Claim the Rights of Man, Rev. Henry McNeal Turner

I Claim the Rights of Man

by Rev. Henry McNeal Turne...

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Reverend Henry McNeal Turner was an African Methodist Episcopal minister and one of the g...

Unabridged: 23 min
Narrator: Andre Giles
Published: 07/16/2018
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The Negro, W.E.B. Du Bois

The Negro

by W.E.B. Du Bois

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William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was born in 1868, 3 years after the end of the Civil War...

Unabridged: 6 hr 27 min
Narrator: Kristy Thomas
Published: 06/09/2022