Resources

Here is an evolving list of resources for those who want to start working for anti-racism.

Films and Documentaries

Race: The Power of an Illusion

Eyes on the Prize

Books

Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Sees Racism, by Drew Hart

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, by Michelle Alexander

Slavery by Another Name, by Douglas A. Blackmon

A People’s History of the United States, by Howard Zinn

The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The “Great Truth” about the “Lost Cause”, by James W. Loewen and Edward Sebesta

Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension Of American Racism, by James W. Loewen

When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America, by Ira Katznelson

The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin

Race Matters, by Cornel West

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?, by Beverly Tatum

Pedagogy of the Oppressed, by Paulo Freire

The Souls of Black Folk, by W.E.B. DuBois

A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., edited by Clayborne Carson and Kris Shepard

Articles

Black Lives Matter: 25+ Resources for Your Conversations on Police Violence, Everyday Feminism July 13, 2016

More Coming Soon

Websites

Zinn Education Project

The Southern Poverty Law Center

Trainings

Roots of Justice, Inc.

CrossRoads

Dismantling Racism

Organizations

Black Lives Matter

The Movement for Black Lives

Showing Up for Racial Justice

Philly Coalition for REAL Justice