12 books to help you understand violent extremism and racial politics

Here are our recommendations for books that delve into the issues that are central to Life After Hate's mission and advocacy. This list — which ranges from academic studies to memoirs — is just a start. So we'd love to hear what others recommend.

Click on the image for more information on each title recommended by our staff and partners.

Recommended by:
Angela King
Programs Director, Life After Hate

Recommended by:
Erroll Southers
Expert on counterterrorism, University of Southern California
Board member, Life After Hate

Recommended by:
Robert Örell
Program Director, ExitUSA

Recommended by:
Frankie Meeink
Co-founder, Life After Hate

Sammy Rangel