Racism

Now is the time to become actively anti-racist. This may need to start with the process of educating ourselves, and I see this as being especially crucial for white people. Here are some resources that I have found helpful and some that have been recommended to me. 

Books

Natives – Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire, by Akala

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

Don’t Touch My Hair, by Emma Dabiri

Slay in your Lane. The Black Girl Bible by Yomi Adegoke & Elizabeth Uviebinene

I am not your baby mother by Candice Brathwaite

Brit (ish): On race, identity and Belonging by Afua Hirsch

The Good Immigrant – Nikesh Shula

Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race by Reni Eddo-Lodge

Taking up space by Chelsea Kwakye and Ore Ogunbiyi

The Greater Freedom. Life as a middle eastern women outside the stereotypes by Alya Mooro

White Fragility: Why it’s so hard for White people to Talk about racism by Robin DiAngelo

Its not about the Burqua: Muslim Women on Faith, Feminism, Sexuality and Race edited by Mariam Khan

Black skin, white masks by Frantz Fanon. 

Don’t touch my hair by Emma Dabiri

How to be an antiracist by Ibram X Kendi

More than enough. Claiming space for who you are (no matter what they say) by Elaine Welteroth

Documentaries

The psychosis of Whiteness - https://www.psychosisofwhiteness.com/

Videos

On white fragility, by Robin DiAngelo

Why It’s So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism, by Robin DiAngelo

Podcasts and interviews

https://crucible4points.com/interpersonal-neurobiology-of-systemic-racism-a-conversation/

Please note these resources are in the process of being updated and are not exhaustive!

Please note that this website is in the process of being updated (August 2020)