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When They Call You a Terrorist

A Black Lives Matter Memoir

By Patrisse Khan-Cullors & Asha Bandele
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When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors & Asha Bandele

When They Call You a Terrorist (2017) is the memoir of Black Lives Matter cofounder Patrisse Khan-Cullors. Full of shocking anecdotes and statistics concerning systemic racism and police brutality against Black Americans, the book details Khan-Cullors’ childhood deprivations, her family’s struggles and the events that led to the formation of the world’s most prolific modern-day civil-rights groups.  

  • Activists curious about civil-rights movements
  • Mindful citizens concerned about current affairs
  • Anyone interested in shocking true-life stories

Patrisse Khan-Cullors is a founder and leader of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Asha Bandele is a best-selling author and award-winning journalist.

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