It is finally beginning to feel like summer in Massachusetts. Reflecting on our multi-issue approach to civil rights and civil liberties, and our love of good beach reads, ACLU of Massachusetts staff pulled together a collection of must-read books for your summer reading list.
- Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger by Rebecca Traister
- The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power by Shoshana Zuboff
- Free Speech on Campus by Erwin Chemerinsky and Howard Gillman
- Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice that Shapes What We See, Think, and Do by Jennifer Eberhardt
- One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy by Carol Anderson
- Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe by Roger McNamee
- American Prison: A Reporter’s Undercover Journey Into the Business of Punishment by Shane Bauer
- Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
- Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado-Perez
- Black is the Body: Stories From My Grandmother’s Time, My Mother’s Time, and Mine by Emily Bernard
- The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America by Greg Grandin
- How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and Resistance by L.A. Kauffman
- From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America by Elizabeth Hinton
Do you have suggestions for next year's list? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.