Civil rights are an individual’s rights to individual political and social equality and freedom. Learning more about this topic is equipping yourself with the tools to be able to spot injustices and learn the power people have to demand change. In the wise words of Martin Luther King, Jr. (civil rights activist), “Make a career of humanity. Commit yourself to the noble struggle for equal rights. You will make a better person of yourself, a greater nation of your country, and a finer world to live in.” If you want to read more about important issues both past and present, then you’ve come to the right place! Browse all of our books about civil rights below to get started.