Anti-Racism Resources

Anti-Racism Resources

  1. Boston University Center for Antiracist Research
  2. Boston University African American Studies – Statement on the Murder of George Floyd and the Ongoing Crises of State Violence
  3. Anti-Bias Education
  6. What too many white people still don’t understand about racism.
  7. How to talk to kids about racism, explained by a psychologist.
  8. 16 ways to help children become thoughtful, informed, and BRAVE about race
  9. From Othering to Belonging
  10. How Adults Can Support the Mental Health of Black Children
  11. Instances of racism add up. Here are 5 ways to cope. How to balance activism with your mental health
  12. The Historical Legacy of Juneteenth
  13. Antiracism Allyship Starter Pack
  14. Read: How to be Antiracist and other essential titles

Read, learn, dig, reflect, and discuss:

  1. Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad 
  2. Let’s Talk Race: A Guide for White People by Fern L. Johnson and Marlene G. Fine 
  3. My Grandmother’s Hands by Resmaa Menakem
  4. Are Prisons Obsolete? by Angela Davis
  5. Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde
  6. Ain’t I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism by bell hooks
  7. We Live for the We: The Political Power of Black Motherhood by Dani McClain
  8. How to be an Antiracists by Ibram X Kendi
  9. So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Financially support and invest:

  1. Black Alliance for Just Immigration
  2. Color Of Change
  3. NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
  4. UndocuBlack Network
  5. National Bail Fund Network
  6. Loveland Foundation

Boston-Based (found here): 

  1. Black Lives Matter Boston
  2. Black-owned restaurants
  3. BAMS Fest
  4. Boston Bail Funds and Legal Assistance
  5. Boston Black Hospitality Coalition
  6. Families for Justice as Healing
  7. Lucy Parson’s Collective
  8. Massachusetts ACLU
  9. Stable Ground Boston

Other Resources

  1. Anti-racism Resources (from graduate students at the University of Washington School of Public Health)
  2. COVID-19 and Inequities CoE Resource Page