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    • When They Call You a Terrorist

    • A Black Lives Matter Memoir
    • By: Patrisse Khan-Cullors, asha bandele
    • Narrated by: Patrisse Khan-Cullors
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 365
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 339
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 337

    When They Call You a Terrorist is the essential audiobook for every conscientious American. From one of the cofounders of the Black Lives Matter movement comes a poetic audiobook memoir and reflection on humanity. Necessary and timely, Patrisse Cullors' story asks us to remember that protest in the interest of the most vulnerable comes from love.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everyone should listen!

    • By Mary J. Bunker on 01-26-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Daughter

    • By: Asha Bandele
    • Narrated by: Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Acclaimed memoirist and poet Asha Bandele writes a startlingly honest work of fiction. Miriam Rivers tries to give her daughter Aya a good life, but also keeps her at an emotional distance. One tragic night while Aya is taking a jog, she is mistaken for a robber and shot. With her daughter fighting for her life, Miriam must open up and let herself face the feelings of the past and the present.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • TMoore - Denver Colorado

    • By Tina on 02-27-05

    Regular price: $41.83

    • The Prisoner's Wife

    • A Memoir
    • By: asha bandele
    • Narrated by: Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    In her senior year of college, asha bandele and a group of other writers went to a prison to read their works for a Black History Month program. There, she met Rashid, a man who was serving 20 to life for murder, a man who spoke softly and wisely, a man who would become asha’s soul mate. This is her account of a relationship that has thrived despite terrific odds.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beatlutifully written memoir

    • By 752242 on 07-28-17

    Regular price: $18.89

    • When They Call You a Terrorist

    • A Black Lives Matter Memoir
    • By: Patrisse Khan-Cullors, Asha Bandele, Angela Davis - foreword
    • Narrated by: Patrisse Khan-Cullors
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Following the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, three women - Alicia Garza, Opal Tometi, and Patrisse Khan-Cullors - came together to form an active response to the systemic racism causing the deaths of so many African-Americans. They simply said: Black Lives Matter; and for that, they were labelled terrorists.

    Regular price: $15.98