Book Suggestions*

How to Be an Antiracist – Ibram X. Kendi

Freedom Is A Constant Struggle by Angela Davis

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward

They Can’t Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, And A New Era In America’s Racial Justice Movement by Wesley Lowery

Beloved by Toni Morrison

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In The Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

Between The World And Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Barracoon: The Story Of The Last Slave by Zora Neale Hurston

Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lorde

Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil – Lezley McSpadden

I Can’t Breathe: A Killing on Bay Street – Matt Taibbi 

Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present – Robyn Maynard

Me and White Supremacy – Layla F Saad

White Fragility – Robin DiAngelo

* You can check out abebooks.com to help find used copies of these if you don’t want to use amazon / indigo and can’t get out to a bookstore. 

Podcast Suggestions:

1619

United States of Anxiety

Code Switch

The Nod

While Black

Documentary Film Suggestions:

Let it Fall

I am not your Negro

13th

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Freedom Riders