Resources

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With gratitude to Cultural Bridges to Justice for permitting us to use many of their materials.

Thanks to ERASE RACISM NY for the inspiration to move forward on addressing injustices within our communities.

Thank you to the Obama Foundation for their online referral.  Their recognition of our work has enabled us to engage with more participants throughout the United States and Canada.

Press

 
 

Books 

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Devil In The Grove

Gilbert King

2013

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The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America 1st Edition

Richard Rothstein

2018

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Stamped From The Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

Ibram X. Kendi

2017

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The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin

1992

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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

Isabel Wilkerson

2011

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An African American and Latinx History of The United States

Paul Ortiz

2018

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This Muslim American Life: Dispatches from the War on Terror

Moustafa Bayoumi

2015

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How to Be an Antiracist

Ibram X. Kendi

2019

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Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome

Joy DeGruy

2017

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Strength of Soul

2019

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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism

Robin DiAngelo

2018

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Between the World and Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates

2015

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Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America

James Forman Jr.

2018

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The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race

Jesmyn Ward

2017

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So You Want to Talk About Race

Ijeoma Oluo

2018

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The Color of Success: Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority

Ellen D. Wu

2015

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The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy

Flynn, Holmberg, Warren & Wong

2017

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A Perilous Path

Talking Race, Inequality, and the Law

Ifill, Lynch, Stevenson & Thompson

2018

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How to be Less Stupid About Race

Crystal M. Fleming

2018

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Black Lives Have Always Mattered: A Collection of Essays, Poems, and Personal Narratives

Abiodun Oyewole

2017

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Before the Mayflower: A History of Black America

1993

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The New Jim Crow

Michelle Alexander

2012

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Race Matters

Cornell West

1994

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Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Bryan Stevenson

2014

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Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower

Brittney Cooper

2019

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When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir

Patrisse Khan-Cullors & Asha Bandele

2018

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Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race

Debby Irving

2014

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Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations About Race

Beverly Daniel Tatum, PhD

2017

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This Book is Anti-Racist

20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work

Tiffany Jewell & Aurelia Durand

2020

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The Beiging of America, Being Mixed Race in the 21st Century

Schlund-Vials, Forbes & Betts

2017

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Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City

Wes Moore & Erica L. Green

2020

Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools (Monique W. Morris)

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents (Oprah's Book Club) (Isabel Wilkerson)
The Bluest Eye (Toni Morrison)

Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do (Issues of Our Time) (Claude M. Steele)

Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100 Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture (Richard Rothstein)

Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice (Paul Kivel)

White Kids Growing Up with Privilege in a Racially Divided America (Margaret A. Hagerman)

Additional Book Resources:

Princeton University Library Recommendations

 

Articles

 

For & About Children

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Fatima's Great Outdoors

Ambreen Tariq & Stevie Lewis

2021

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Your Name is a Song

Jamilah Thompkins- Bigelow

2020

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Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults)

Bryan Stevenson

2018

Film & Other Media

 
 

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