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.
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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