Resources on Race

Educational Resources to Explore

Black Lives Matter

An Interview With The Founders of Black Lives Matter

What Matters Video Series from Black Lives Matter

Implicit Bias and Microaggressions

Implicit Bias – The Van Jones Show

Derald Wing Sue explains Microaggressions PBS NewsHour

White Privilege and Unpacking Whiteness

Deconstructing White Privilege with Dr. Robin DiAngelo

Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh

What is White Privilege, Really? By Cory Collins

Comic: Race Matters: a story about white privilege by Sachi Feris and Kayan Cheung-Miaw


Why Color Blindness Will NOT End Racism | Decoded | MTV News

Allyship and Anti-Racist Work

Guidelines for Being Strong White Allies

This Video explains the difference between being “non-racist” and “anti-racist”

From Non-Racist to Anti-Racist Advocate

Talking with Children about Race

A Children’s Book List for Anti-racist Activism by The Conscious Kid

10 Tips for Teaching and Talking to Kids About Race

100 Race-Conscious Things You Can Say to Your Child to Advance Racial Justice

Exploring Systems of Inequality

Angela J. Davis on racial disparities in the criminal justice system

Healthcare system: Medline Plus resource guide for health disparitiesNational Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

Food system: Feeding America – Who Goes Hungry?America’s growing food inequality problem (Washington Post)

Transportation system: Back of the Bus – Mass transit, race, and inequality (WNYC); America’s Unfair Rules of the Road (Slate); What city bus systems can tell us about race, poverty, and us (Washington Post)

Housing system: Time for justice: Tackling race inequalities in health and housing (Brookings); How housing intensifies the racial wealth gap (Citylab)

Financial system: Discriminatory effects of credit scoring on communities of color [PDF] (Suffolk Law Review)

Government: How privatization increases inequality [PDF] (In the Public Interest)

Many of these resources were taken from Project READY: Reimagining Equity & Access for Diverse Youth A free online professional development curriculum