My (Working) Trump-era Reading List

Bold = finished reading!

Know Thy Enemy

  • The Art of the Deal by Donald Trump
  • Insane Clown President by Matt Taibi


  • The Nazis, Capitalism and the Working Class by Howard Zinn
  • Our Revolution by Bernie Sanders
  • Listen Liberal by Thomas Frank


  • Dreamers (El dedo en la llaga) by Eileen Truax
  • No One Is Illegal by Justin Akers Chacón and Mike Davis

LGBTQ Equality


  • Evicted by Matthew Desmond


Reproductive Rights

  • Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights by Katha Pollitt
  • Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
  • Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. Davis



Worker’s Rights

Racism and Xenophobia

  • White Trash by Nancy Isenburg
  • Freedom is a Constant Struggle by Angela Davis
  • Islamaphobia and the Politics of Empire
  • From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

Mass Incarceration

  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
  • Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice by Adam Benforado
  • Guantanamo Diary