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  1. Book cover for The Skin We’re In

    The Skin We’re In: A Year of Black Resistance and Power

    by Desmond Cole

    5 out of 5 stars


    Somehow amidst all the well-deserved hype for The Skin We’re In, I missed hearing about its structure! This is Not Your Typical political memoir in that Desmond Cole has chosen a very deliberate structure: each chapter is a month in 2017 (with a coda for January 2018). He uses an event from each month of that year as a launching point for discussing issues of anti-Black racism and social justice in Canada. In this…