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Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman conducts an electrifying chorus of Black writers, scholars, and leaders in her urgent and remarkable new book: The Black Agenda (out now!) is the first of its kind—a collection that "will challenge what you think is possible" (Ibram X. Kendi).

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Race Wajahat Ali

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Passionate Storytelling

Literature Isabel Allende

One of the most celebrated authors of our time, Isabel Allende’s books have been translated into over 40 different languages and sold more than 70 million copies worldwide. Available on January 25th, her latest novel Violeta is an epic that is both fiercely inspiring and deeply emotional.

Stolen Focus

Mental Health Johann Hari

With more and more of our lives spent online, our ability to pay attention is breaking down. New York Times bestselling author Johann Hari explores how we can get our attention back in his crucial new book Stolen Focus—out January 25th!

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DEI: Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Deepa Purushothaman

By fully realizing the strength in diversity, we can confront workplace misconceptions, create equitable corporate cultures, and rework organizations to be genuinely inclusive to all. The first Indian-American woman to make partner at Deloitte, Deepa Purushothaman shows us how to build a profound and lasting impact by ensuring that everyone is heard, respected, and valued for who they truly are.

Healing Black America

Race Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman

Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman conducts an electrifying chorus of Black writers, scholars, and leaders in her urgent and remarkable new book: The Black Agenda (out now!) is the first of its kind—a collection that "will challenge what you think is possible" (Ibram X. Kendi).

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Editor of The Black Agenda | Co-Founder of The Sadie Collective | Speaker on Diversity and the Future of Work

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Ethan Kross

Leading Expert on the Conscious Mind | Author of Chatter

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Kathleen Belew

Historian and Author of Bring the War Home | Co-editor of A Field Guide to White Supremacy

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New York Times Bestselling Author of Breath

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Lori Gottlieb

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Yaël Eisenstat

Former National Security Official | Former Facebook Elections Integrity Head | Future of Democracy Fellow at Berggruen Institute

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