Updated: Apr 21
DONATE. PROTEST. READ. WATCH. LEARN. SUPPORT.
Just Mercy - Bryan Stevenson
The Bluest Eye - Toni Morrison
The Fire Next Time - James Baldwin
Women, Race, and Class - Angela Davis
Assata: An Autobiography - Assata Shakur
Killing the Black body - Dorothy Roberts
How to be an Anti-Racist - Ibram X. Kennedy
The Nickel Boys: A Novel - Colson Whitehead
Black Feminist Thought - Patricia Hill Collins
So You Want to Talk About Race - Ijeoma Oluo
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism - Robin DiAngelo
The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century - Grace Lee Boggs
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness - Michelle Alexander
How To Be Less Stupid About Race - Crystal M Fleming
The Making and Unmaking of Whiteness - Matt Wray, Eric Klinenberg, Irene J. Nexica, and Birgit Brander Rasmussen
1619 - New York Times
About Race - Reni Eddo-Lodge
Code Switch - NPR
Intersectionality Matters! hosted by Kimberlé Crenshaw
Momentum: A Race Forward Podcast
Pod For The Cause - The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights
Pod Save the People - Crooked Media
13th - Ava Duvernay
When They See Us - Ava Duvernay
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
I Am Not Your Negro - James Baldwin Documentary
Dear White People - Justin Simien
LA 92 - T.J. Martin & Daniel Lindsay
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
The Hate U Give - George Tillman Jr.
Racial Wealth Gap - Explained
Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj - The Broken Policing System
ORGANIZATIONS TO DONATE TO
Black Lives Matter Foundation
PETITIONS TO SIGN
TEXT JUSTICE TO 668366
TEXT FLOYD TO 55156
TEXT RESIST TO 50409
TEXT POLICE TO 50409
TEXT ENOUGH TO 55156
Charge All Four Officers – change.org
George Floyd – colorofchange.org, change.org
Justice for Beonna Taylor – change.org
Contact your local city council member and county supervisor, our state legislature, and our representatives in Washington DC. If you’re unsure who represents you, here’s an easy link to learn. Tell them WE NEED CHANGE!
“White Lies We Tell Our Children,” Colin Stokes
“The Enduring Myth of Black Criminality,” Ta-Nehisi Coates via The Atlantic
“How to Have a Voice and Lean Into Conversations on Race,” Amanda Kemp
“The Future of Race in America (on The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness,” Michelle Alexander
“A Conversation with Black Women on Race,” The New York Times Op-Docs Series
“A Conversation with White People on Race,” The New York Times Op-Docs Series
“How Race Settled the Suburbs,” Upworthy (Adam Ruins Everything)
“Equity vs Equality,” Carneades
QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF
Who taught you about race and culture?
What are you COMMITTED to doing outside of social media to END racial discrimination and systematic oppression?
What do you want to learn more about?
What information could you teach people?
How can you use anti-racist knowledge to change and progress classroom/workplace culture?
Why is it important for everyone to work towards ending this injustice?
Do you owe anyone an apology?
How do you handle conflict?
FOLLOW ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Antiracism Center: Twitter
HOW TO SUPPORT
Recognize your privilege
Support black people in your community
Use your voice
Shareable Anti-Racism Resource Guide: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hpub-jkm9cLzJWqZSsETqbE6tZ13Q0UbQz--vQ2avEc/edit
Resources for Accountability and Actions for Black Live: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Xa9Av-NfuFsWBHlsMvPiqJHdNedZgnCRW56qAS-7PGQ/edit?fbclid=IwAR1pjAY3tXdMJGeSI2PXlNKG4lJq1A2dfthK1pobqcU9KRmBSZsMZCZ1jg4