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As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a "Progressive Pick" every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful. Each week, we provide articles, excerpts and interviews about the Progressive Pick, and also offer you a chance to receive the book or DVD with a donation to Truthout. Related articles are archived below; click here to view the full catalog of available Progressive Picks.

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The Ghosts of Stonewall: Policing Gender, Policing Sex

By Joey L. Mogul, Andrea J. Ritchie and Kay Whitlock, Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

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The United States "Liberated" Puerto Rico Only to Brutally Colonize It

By Nelson A. Denis, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2015 0513pp cat

How US Working Women Are Being Run Over

By Caroline Fredrickson, The New Press | Book Excerpt

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"Disposable Futures": Critique of Violence

By Brad Evans and Henry A. Giroux, City Lights Books | Book Excerpt

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The Collateral Damage of Mass Incarceration

By Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau | Book Excerpt
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As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a "Progressive Pick" every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful. Each week, we provide articles, excerpts and interviews about the Progressive Pick, and also offer you a chance to receive the book or DVD with a donation to Truthout. Related articles are archived below; click here to view the full catalog of available Progressive Picks.

2015 0707st cat

The Ghosts of Stonewall: Policing Gender, Policing Sex

By Joey L. Mogul, Andrea J. Ritchie and Kay Whitlock, Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

2015 0520pp cat

The United States "Liberated" Puerto Rico Only to Brutally Colonize It

By Nelson A. Denis, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2015 0513pp cat

How US Working Women Are Being Run Over

By Caroline Fredrickson, The New Press | Book Excerpt

2015 0504pp cat

"Disposable Futures": Critique of Violence

By Brad Evans and Henry A. Giroux, City Lights Books | Book Excerpt

2015 0428jm cat

The Collateral Damage of Mass Incarceration

By Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau | Book Excerpt