BLM Resources

Films to watch

(via @FILMSHAWTY) I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO (2016) dir. Raoul Peck, Let the Fire Burn (2013) dir. Jason Osder, The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson (2017) dir. David France, Ferguson: A report from occupied territory (2015) dir. Orlando de Guzman, Paris is Burning (1991) dir. Jennie Livingston, When They See Us (2019) dir. Ava Duvernay, 13th (2016) dir. Ava Duvernay, Do Not Resist (2016) dir. Craig Atkinson, The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (2015) dir. Stanley Nelson Jr. Click here for more

Recommended Reading:

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo,

Me and White Supremacy: Combat racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad and Robin DiAngelo

How to be Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

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

Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth by Dána-Ain Davis

Stamped From the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

The Half Has Never Been Told

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein

A compliation of Podcasts

-including Code Switch by NPR, The Nod by Gimlet, Truth Be Told by KQED, The United States of Anxiety by WNYC, The Stakes by WNYC, Scene on Radio, The Heart, Reveal by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, Black History Year by PushBlack and Limina House, Come Through with Rebecca Carroll,

A thread of petitions to sign

 

Talking with your kids about race

Antiracist activists to follow