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Interested in Civil Society books? Check out the #OnEquality Book List as part of #OnCivilSociety with fascinating titles that will change the way you think about equality in our society.

Mensah, Joseph, 1960- author.
The hidden effects of racism on all members of society are dissected and explored with an emphasis on Toronto's priority neighbourhoods. Maps, statistics and qualitative research blend together, providing an in depth review of how racism harms everyone.
Stiglitz, Joseph E.
Nobel-prize winning economist, Stiglitz, exposes the negative effects of inequality on a democracy. Many of the examples cited, from predatory lending to an unequal judicial system to voter disillusionment are present issues in Canadian society.
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- author.
Basketball legend and six-time MVP, Abdul-Jabbar, creates an insightful work that makes you think deeply about your views on racism, religion, gender and class. Provocative and timely, the many issues raised are relevant in today's society.
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