Social Issues

A social issue is a problem that influences a considerable number of the individuals within a society. It is often the consequence of factors extending beyond an individual's social issue is the source of a conflicting opinion on the grounds of what is perceived as a morally just personal life or societal order.

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New Releases Tagged "Social Issues"

Notes on a Silencing
This Is My America
Disability Visibility : First-Person Stories from the Twenty-first Century
What Unbreakable Looks Like
Wonder Woman: Tempest Tossed
Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness
American as Paneer Pie
Such a Fun Age
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
How to Be an Antiracist
The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
Between the World and Me
I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
So You Want to Talk About Race
Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You
A Good Neighborhood
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
Small Great Things
Dear Martin (Dear Martin, #1)
A Spark of Light
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamilloWith the Fire on High by Elizabeth AcevedoThe Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann BradenMunmun by Jesse AndrewsSummer of a Thousand Pies by Margaret Dilloway
lower class kids
12 books — 3 voters

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Social Work/Human Service Books
155 books — 92 voters
Salt Sugar Fat by Michael MossFast Food Nation by Eric SchlosserWheat Belly by William  DavisYes, Chef by Marcus SamuelssonRelish by Lucy Knisley
Food and the Food Industry
96 books — 30 voters

The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
Between the World and Me
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
To Kill a Mockingbird
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)
So You Want to Talk About Race
We Should All Be Feminists
Speak
The Help
How to Be an Antiracist

They had supported him ... for freedom's sake, they would have said; meaning as do all men who mouth that catchword, freedom for themselves and their own class.
Margaret Butler, The Lion of England

she was beautiful until the people forced her to believe that dark complexion is a sign of ugliness.
Pravin Gupta, The Dark Light: Amethyst Heart in the City

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