There are many good books you can read that will help you to realise that things that happen on another part of this planet still resonate with any other…. here are a few books we recommend :
1.Capitalism and Slavery – Eric Williams ( Wiliams later became the first black prime minister of Trinidad.
2. The Black Jacobins– CLR James
3. How Europe Underdeveloped Africa – Walter Rodney ( From Guyana – Later murdered by agents of the CIA.)
4.The Case for Faith -A journalists Investigates the toughest objections to Christianity*- Lee Strobel
5. Treasure Islands – Tax havens and the men who stole the world *- Nicholas Shaxson
6. Empowering Public Wisdom– a practical vision of citizen-led politics. *Tom Atlee
7. Escaping the Matrix– how we the people can change the world- Richard Moore
8. Making a Killing -Bob Torres
9.Translating Anarchy -The Anarchism of Occupy Wall Street- Mark Bray
10. Empathic Civilisation– the race to global consciousness in a world in crisis- Jeremy Rifkin.