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Sewing the Rainbow

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The Teachers March! How Selma’s Teachers Changed History

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Sometimes People March

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Marjory Saves the Everglades: The Story of Marjory Stoneman Douglas

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Flying Paintings: The Zhou Brothers: A Story of Revolution and Art

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Big Ideas for Young Thinkers: 20 Questions about Life and the Universe

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No! My First Book of Protest

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Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution

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Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

Written by: Carole Boston Weatherford Illustrated by: Michele Wood For ages: 9 years and up Language: English Topics Covered: Historical Figures, Enslavement, Own Voices, Black Culture & Identity. Summary:  It’s Juneteenth! As white folx, today is a day for reflection and continued learning. Unfortunately,…

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28 Days: Moments in Black History that Changed the World

For #sweetsandsocialjustice this week I went down a bit of a rabbit hole for the stunning book 28 Days, which celebrates iconic moments and contributions made by the Black community. I ended up finding a really cool article from the Smithsonian (which you can read here) about how enslaved chefs shaped American cuisine, one from First We Feast (link here), and one from the NYT (hopefully there’s no paywall and you can read it here). I eventually landed on making an apple cake in my trusty cast iron skillet.

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