The cover of “Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color” and author Andrea J. Ritchie

EXCERPT: Andrea J. Ritchie on Why We Need a World Without Police

In this selection from her new book “Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women & Women of Color,” Ritchie breaks down the historical and contemporary factors that contribute to state sanctioned violence against women of color—and what it really means to be free.

Black book cover with white and orange writing

QUOTABLE: 3 Blistering Excerpts From Michael Eric Dyson's New Book on Race

Dyson does not mince words in “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America.”

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QUOTABLE: 3 Must-Read Excerpts From Marc Lamont Hill's New Book

“Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond” is out today (July 26), and you’re not living right if you don’t read these three passages right now.