Want to learn more? Here’s a list of books, films, websites, Ted Talks, and other recommendations you can start with.
So You Want to Talk About Race
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi
I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
Austin Channing Brown
Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man
ACLU Connecticut: https://www.acluct.org/en/issues/racial-justice
Black Lives Matter: https://blacklivesmatter.com/
Black Lives Matter New Haven Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BLMNH/
Center for Children’s advocacy – racial justice: https://cca-ct.org/racial-justice/
Everyday Democracy: Connecticut Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice and Race: https://www.everyday-democracy.org/CTCollaborative
Justice in June: created by two friends after the murder of George Floyd to inspire action and awareness – a starting place for individuals trying to become better allies.
Talks to help you understand racism in America: https://www.ted.com/playlists/250/talks_to_help_you_understand_r