During this historical weekend it’s going to be a lot of great events and now it’s a great chance catch up on your history and read some great books on history and inclusion our ancestors fought so hard to protect.
With our history of systemic inequality many stories of people who have different backgrounds and experiences had to continuously prove themselves worthy just like many today, but it is an important place to learn how it begin. To help you get started, below is a short list of 5 books focused on equality and history to help you get started.
A Day for Rememberin’: Inspired by the True Events of the First Memorial Day Book by Leah Henderson
Opal Lee and What It Means to Be Free: The True Story of the Grandmother of Juneteenth Book by Alice Faye Duncan
Twenty-One Steps: Guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Hardcover by Jeff Gottesfeld
F Is for Flag (Reading Railroad Books)