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4 Books To Broaden Your Pride Month Reading List

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Zakiya Dalila Harris is the author of the book The Other Black Girl. Nicole Mondestin hide caption

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Zakiya Dalila Harris And 'The Other Black Girl'

Zakiya Dalila Harris was working as an editorial assistant at a New York publisher when she ran into another Black woman for the first time on her office floor. That's when she got the idea for her book, The Other Black Girl. What's it like when you're used to being the only one, but now there's another one like you? And what if things get weird? Like, really weird. Sam and Zakiya talk about how her book subverts the office drama and what lessons it has for a still very white publishing industry.

Zakiya Dalila Harris And 'The Other Black Girl'

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John Marshall Harlan, who was named for Chief Justice John Marshall, served on the Supreme Court from 1877 until his death in 1911. Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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The Supreme Court Justice Who Made History By Voting No on Racial Segregation

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Civil rights activists are blocked by National Guard members brandishing bayonets while trying to stage a protest on Beale Street in Memphis, Tenn., in 1968. Bettmann/Bettmann Archive hide caption

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Historian Uncovers The Racist Roots Of The 2nd Amendment

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Clint Smith is a staff writer at The Atlantic and the author of the poetry collection Counting Descent. Carletta Girma/Courtesy of Broadside hide caption

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Slavery Wasn't 'Long Ago': A Writer Exposes The Disconnect In How We Tell History

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Mapping A Path Forward For The Asian Diaspora In 'Imagine Us, The Swarm'

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