Alicia Garza is the co-founder of Black Lives Matter: A Herstory of the #Black Lives Matter Movement: Live

Black Lives Matter: 11 Major Misconceptions About the Black Lives Matter Movement:

Black Lives Matter Guiding Principles:

Moving The Race Conversation Forward

What is Systemic Racism: How Systemic Racism Impacts Incarceration, Housing, Immigration,and Employment.

How To Tell Someone They Sound Racist

Jeff Chang is the author of We Gon’ Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation and Who We Be: A Cultural History of Race in Post-Civil Rights America

Michelle Alexander is a lawyer, legal scholar, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.
The Future of Race in America. TEDxColumbus:

Robin DiAngelo writes on “white fragility” and why it is hard for white people to talk about race: about-racism-twlm/

Tim Wise writes extensively on whiteness and white privilege in America. The links below also include one to his recent documentary, White Like Me.

White Like Me:

Thea Monyee is a poet, therapist, writer, and the author of We Cannot Have Honest Discussions About Race If We Refuse To Address Whiteness.

Asam Ahmad: What Makes Callout Culture So Toxic

Paul Kivel: White Benefits, Middle Class Privilege

Resources for parents interested in developing their skills and capacity for talking about race with children:

Ali Michael and Eleonora Bartoli: What White Children Need to Know About Race About-Race.aspx

Michelle Alexander: Telling My Son About Ferguson

Anna Blackshaw: What I Am Teaching My White Son About Race

Terry Keleher: White Dad, Black Son and Raising Kids in a Colorblind World

Alyssa Dunn: On Mothering White Sons To Know That #Black Lives Matter

Kamau Bell: If You See Racism Say Racism archives/episode/557/birds-bees?act=2

Raising Race Conscious Children is a blog about raising racially aware children

Sachi Feris: Why I Talk Race with My Toddler

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