Dismantling Racism Resources

**This page is continuously updated with new resources. If you would like to share a resource on this page, email us. ** Last update: June 10, 2020.

Articles

Racism a Deadly Virus That White People Must Help Eradicate – United Church of Christ
Who Gets to Be Afraid in America? – Ibram X. Kendi
5 Racist Anti-Racism Responses “Good” White Women Give to Viral Posts – Katie Anthony
How White Women Use Strategic Tears to Silence Women of Colour – Ruby Hamad
Beware of Burnout: Sustainable Strategies for Activism – Tatiana Mac
The American Nightmare – Ibram X. Kendi
44 Mental Health Resources for Black People Trying to Survive in This Country

Documents

Scaffolding Anti-racism Resources – Created by Anna Stamborski, M. Div Candidate (2022), Nikki Zimmermann, M. Div candidate (2021), and Bailie Gregory, M. Div, M.S. Ed. 
White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh
Protesting as White Accomplices – SURJ Denver

Videos

The Cross and the Lynching Tree: A Requiem for Ahmaud Arbery – Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III
UCC Webinar on The Cross and the Lynching Tree – Featuring Rev. Traci Blackmon, Rev. Julian DeShazier, Linda Sarsour, Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart, and more.
Rev. John C. Dorhauer’s Commentary on George Floyd Killing – United Church of Christ
The Talk: Race in America – PBS
How to be an Antiracist – The Aspen Institute

Websites

Black Lives Matter
Color of Change
Talking About Race – National Museum of African American History and Culture. If you’re already well on your journey of teaching race, you may find our full listing of NMAAHC’s resources helpful.
#WeAreDoneDying – NAACP

Books

Adult
Five Books That Every White Ally Should Read on Black Lives – Diverse Education
The End of Policing by Alex S. Vitale – Free Ebook

Youth
Diverse BookFinder: a comprehensive collection of children’s picture books featuring Black and Indigenous people and People of Color (BIPOC).
Social Justice Books – for children, young adults, and educators.

Black Owned Bookstores
Loving Me Books
Kizzy’s Books & More
Black Classic Press
Key Bookstore
The Literacy Shop