Our Facing Racism facilitators have gathered a wide range of resources on racial justice. Ranging from songs to articles, tool kits to books, you are welcome to use these as a guide for education, personal and family growth, activism, and healing.
Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair, Nina Simone
Be Free, by J. Cole
Black Rage, by Lauren Hill
Feeling Good, Nina Simone
Freedom Freestyle, by Joe Budden
Glory, by Common and John Legend
Hell You Tallmbout – Janelle Monae
Revolution – Nina Simone
White Privilege II – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
“All Lives Don’t Matter! As Much Evidence Shows,” by Janis Prince.
“A Unitarian Universalist Black Lives Matter Theology,” by Kenny Wiley.
“The Matter of Black Lives,” by Jelani Cobb.
“Diversity” Won’t Challenge Jewery’s Role in White Supremacy, by Mark Tseng Putterman.
How Jews Became White Folks & What that Says About Race in America, by Karen Brodkin.
“My Brown-Skinned, Jewish American Son Reacts To Donald Trump,” by Janet Alperstein.
“Why Must We Work to Undo Racism as Jews?” by Rabbi Ellen Lippmann.
Critical Race Theory: An introduction, by Delgado, Richard, and Jean Stefancic.
Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty, by Dorothy Robert.
VIDEO: Brown Eye Blue Eye, Jane Elliott
VIDEO: Epigenetics of Racism, Jane Elliott
VIDEO: Race: The Power of An Illusion, Episode 3: The House We Live In (PBS, episode 3)
VIDEO: The Future of Race in America, TEDx Talk by Michelle Alexander
VIDEO: The Unequal Opportunity Race
“I Won’t Learn From You,” by Herb Kohl.
A Conversation with my Black Son, by Geeta Gandbhir and Blair Foster.
Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
Home Is Where the Hatred Is, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
How to Steal Things, Exploit People, and Avoid All Responsibility, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
Why Are All of the Black People Sitting Together in the Cafeteria: And Other Conversations About Race, by Beverly Daniel Tatum.
“Facts Matter! Black Lives Matter! The Trauma of Racism,” by Dottie Lebron, Laura Morrison, Dan Ferris, Amanda Alcantara, Danielle Cummings, Gary Parker & Mary McKay.
“Of Our Spiritual Strivings,” by W.E.B. DuBois.
VIDEO: Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome, by Dr. Joy DeGruy-Leary
Globalization of Racism, by Donaldo Macedo and Panayota Gounari.
VIDEO: James Baldwin Debates William F. Buckley – 1965
VIDEO: Malcolm X Interview at UC Burkeley – October 11, 1963
Should Bernie Sanders Support Reparations?, by Kevin Drum.
The Case for Considering Reparations, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
The Case for Reparations, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
Dear White Christians: For Those Still Longing for Racial Reconciliation, by Jennifer Harvey
VIDEO: Interview with Sandy Darity, author of “Forty Acres and a Mule in the 21st Century”
The Half has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, by Edward Baptist.
Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II, by Douglas A. Blackmon.
“4 Ways White People Can Process their Emotions without Bringing the White Tears,” by Jennifer Loubriel
“A Case of White Privilege and Mistaken Noses,” by Samuel Freidman.
Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack of White Privilege, by Peggy MacIntosh.
Uncovering My White Privilege on Yom Kippur, by Rachel Laser.
Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race, by Debby Irving.
“Why I’ll Always Apologize for My Privilege,” by Scot Nakagaw.
“Why I’ll Never Apologize for My White Male Privilege,” by Tal Fortgang.
“Why White Privilege Isn’t Going Away: A Theological Reflection,” by Rev. Dr. Mark Boswell.
“Working through whiteness: White, male college students challenging racism,” by Nolan Cabrera.