Anti-racism Resources

Every day we are learning and relearning. Use this list of resources to guide you in reflection, understanding anti-racist ideas that will influence you to take action, and as a tool kit to help spark inclusive conversations related to the anti-racism movement. 



- “Anti-Racism Defined,” Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre

- "A Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Explains Why This Time Is Different" by I. Chotiner, The New Yorker

- “Stop Saying This Is a Nation of Immigrants!” by Roxanne Dubar-Ortiz, MR Online

The False Promise of Anti-Racism Books” by Saida Grundy, The Atlantic

- "What to read, listen to and watch to learn about institutional racism" by I. Isaacs-Thomas, PBS  

- “What It Means to Be Anti-Racist” by Anna North,Vox

- “What Is Systemic Racism? Here's What It Means and How You Can Help Dismantle It.” by N'dea Yancey-Bragg, USA Today



-  "How To Be an Antiracist" by Ibram X. Kendi, One World

- "Antiracist Baby" by Ibram X. Kendi and Ashley Lukashevsky, Kokila

- "Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence against Women of Color" by Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw

- "Constructing Citizenship: Exclusion, Subordination, and Resistance" by Evelyn Nakano Glenn, American Sociological Review

- "White By Law: The Legal Construction of Race" by Ian Haney Lopez, New York: NYU Press

- "Whiteness as Property" by Cheryl I. Harris, Harvard Law Review 

- "Settler Colonialism and the Elimination of the Native" by Patrick Wolfe, Journal of Genocide Research 


- Elmo on Racism

- Trevor Noah’s Take 

- An interview with the founders of Black Lives Matter

- Systematic Racism Explained

TED Talks on Race

- Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man

- How to be anti-racist: its more than books, quotes and Blackout Tuesday

- How anti-racism is a treatment for the ‘cancer’ of racism, PBS 

Systemic Racism Explained

- How Can I Be Anti-Racist?

- Advice For White People From Anti-Racism Trainer

- Addressing Anti-Blackness in Communities of ColorHuffPost 


- 1619 Project

Code Switch: Race in Your Face

What’s Next: A History of Violent Protests

- Lynching in America: Confronting the Legacy of Racial Terror

Radical Imagination: Conversations with Thinkers & Changemakers


- 1619 Project: K-12 Curriculum

- How to Talk to Your Kids About Anti-Racism: A List of Resources

- Resource roundup: Talking to kids about racism

- Find your people and start your own discussion group!

Other Lists

-  “A Detailed List of Anti-Racism Resources by Katie Couric, Medium

- "This List Of Books, Films And Podcasts About Racism Is A Start, Not A Panacea" by I. Rosario, NPR

- Letters for Black Lives 2020 

- Join Conversations about Race, Justice, & the Black Lives Matter Movement

- Talking About Race Resources 

- 5 Anti-Racism Courses You Can Audit For Free