Ranked: The Persecuted and The Persecutors

This is a subjective Ranked version of Intriguing Connections: The Persecuted and The Persecutors

The Persecuted
Ethnicity / Race
  1. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
  2. Black Boy by Richard Wright
  3. Man's Search For Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
  4. The Native American Experience: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, The Fetterman Massacre, and Creek Mary's Blood by Dee Brown
  5. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann
  6. Tibet on Fire: Self-Immolations Against Chinese Rule by Tsering Woeser
  7. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  8. The Gifts of Africa: How a Continent and Its People Changed the World by Jeff Pearce
  9. Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
  10. The Mandela Revolution: A British Soldier's Inside View of His Rise to Power by Huw Lawford
  11. Nelson Mandela: A History From Beginning to End by Henry Freeman

Ethnicity/Race / Fiction

Sex / Gender
  1. Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Pérez
  2. The Heroine With 1,001 Faces by Maria Tatar
  3. Uncontrollable Women: Radicals, Reformers and Revolutionaries by Nan Sloane
  4. Women Writing Resistance: Essays on Latin America and the Caribbean by Jennifer Browdy De Hernandez
  5. The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir

Sex / Gender Fiction

  1. The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin

The Persecutors

  1. Inquisition by Edward Peters
  2. The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror by Bernard Lewis

  1. The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York by Robert A. Caro
  2. The Open Society and Its Enemies by Karl Popper
  3. Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

The Persecuted and The Persecutors
Ethnicity / Race

  1. A Philosophy of Evil by Lars Svendsen
  2. War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning by Chris Hedges
  3. Corruptible: Who Gets Power and How It Changes Us by Brian Klaas
  4. A Renegade History of the United States by Thaddeus Russell
  5. The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth by Jonathan Rauch
  6. Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World by Tim Marshall
  7. Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World by Bruce Schneier
  8. The Wolf Age: The Vikings, the Anglo-Saxons and the Battle for the North Sea Empire by Tore Skeie
  9. Race And Culture: A World View by Thomas Sowell
  10. Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucault
  11. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 1]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  12. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 2]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  13. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 3]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  14. Indonesia, Etc.: Exploring the Improbable Nation by Elizabeth Pisani

General / Fiction