As thousands take to the streets to protest against racism and police use of force, even more are trying to read about the issues. In recent weeks, online retailers have seen a surge in sales for books about racial inequality and white privilege. “It has really skyrocketed, and we’ve seen numbers that we have not ever seen before,” said...
Opened in 2008, the majority of books featured at Frugal Bookstore in Roxbury are written by authors of color. And in the last couple weeks, they’ve been selling out of them.