How to Be White: Resources
30 places to look for education, knowledge, and opportunities
I’m lucky in that I have a lot of friends and follow a lot of activists and educators that provide resources for learning and helping me do all of the things I wrote about in the article How to Be White.
There is no comprehensive list, because the resources are plentiful, but these are a great start if you’re ready to take the next step.
For Responding to Privilege and Racism
Why you should stop saying “all lives matter,” explained in 9 different ways
It’s a common conversation these days: One person says, “Black lives matter.” Then another responds, “No, all lives…
How to tell someone you love they’re being racist — Amnesty International
In the wake of terrorist attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, we vow to unite against racism and hatred. Please join…
Dear White People, This is What We Want You to Do
I don't want you to feel at ease. I want you to know that you are the byproduct of a successful racist regime that has…
Six Steps to Speak Up
Whatever situation you're in, remember these six steps to help you speak up against everyday bigotry. In any situation…
For Educating Yourself
Anti-racism resources document compiled by Sarah Sophie Flicker, Alyssa Klein in May 2020.
Anti-racist Allyship Starter Pack compiled by Tatum Dorrell, Matthew Herndon, and Jourdan Dorrell.
Breakin’ Down Privilege DIY Workbook — OnlyBlackGirl
This workbook is to help you better understand social privilege and how you can use yours for good.
So You Want to Talk About Race
Amit, I think I understand what you are saying. I think, though, that the people who need the statistical piece are…
If you read the book, she answers this question! Here’s an edited explanation from another question:If you read the…
How To Be An Antiracist — Ibram X. Kendi
“What emerges from these insights is the most courageous book to date on the problem of race in the Western mind, a…
Books on anti-racism that you can read right now
George Floyd. Breonna Taylor. Ahmaud Arbery.If you’re reading news about the killings of unarmed black Americans, and…
The Gentrification Of MLK: How America Intentionally Misrepresents Our Radical Civil Rights Leader
Two years prior to his death, only 33 percent of Americans thought highly of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was…
For Talking to Your Kids
Browse over 60 educational resources created by Classroom Clapback in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.
Talking to Kids About Protesting: 5 Things I Want My Kids to Know — We Stories
As the protests continue in Charlotte, NC we are seeing the familiar and racially biased messages about protesting…
A Kids Book About Racism
A clear description of what racism is, how it makes people feel when they experience it, and how to spot it when it…
How to talk to your children about protests and racism
Protecting your children from the disturbing images of riots and police brutality is a battle in today’s…
Talking to kids about race
Over the weekend, intense protests fueled by the killing of an African-American man by a white police officer in…
For Following & Listening
Ibram X. Kendi
“Ibram Kendi, one of the nation’s leading scholars of racism, says education and love are not the answer.”
Privileged folk are big mad that we’re telling them to stay outta parks and beaches because their fun poses an…
Lace on Race
Lace’s intelligence, generosity, and kindness are going to keep our white noses from sinking under t… he tide and…
For Donating Money
Black Lives Matter: Urgent Donation Needed
Fuel campaigns to end State-sanctioned violence, liberate Black people, and end white supremacy forever.
National Bail Out — #FreeBlackMamas
In response to the coronavirus outbreak, we’ve been bailing Black mamas and caregivers out of jail since late March and…
Help Lake Street Clean-up & Rebuild
You can also write a check to the Lake Street Council and send it to 919 E Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN, 55407…
Communities United Against Police Brutality (CUAPB)
Communities United Against Police Brutality (CUAPB), Minneapolis, Minnesota. 13K likes. 24 Hour Hotline: 612.874.STOP…
Get Involved | Northwest Community Bail Fund
All donations received go directly to posting bail for our clients. Because bail money is returned when a client’s case…
I just gave to NAACP!
The NAACP is at the forefront of the movement to build political power and ensure the wellbeing of communities of…