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The Revolution Will Not Be Funded by Incite! Women of Color Agai...
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I'm finding this so refreshing, read it at the perfect time. Really clarified for me how the non-profit structure misdirects social movements.

However, it's totally US-centered and some of the essays in the first half feel really repetitive. Also, I'...more
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Walking with Ghosts by Qwo-Li Driskill
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Exile and Pride by Eli Clare
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Global Lockdown by Julia Sudbury
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The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan
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There is a litany of "problematic", fatphobic, racist, and generally offensive things said in this book. Reader discretion is strongly advised. He even managed to sneak transphobia into a book about food history!

However, Pollan is a very talented wri...more
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Whipping Girl by Julia Serano
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I read this almost a year ago, so this is just a summary of what I remember:

*The jumping back and forth between theory, prose, and poetry doesn't work for me.

*I can't quite articulate what my concern is, but I have some serious doubts about her focus...more
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The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
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I read this book while taking a course (for non-physics students) called Modern Physics in Perspective, which centered on string theory. I learned so, so, so much in this class & the book helped a lot. If you're reading this book unassisted, be a...more
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Lost in Translation by Eva Hoffman
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Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai
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