If you would like a PDF of the “Un-Peeling Racism” Zine, created for the April 2015 panel discussion, please email us.
United Against Racism – NM Blog Posts
There are several blog posts under the category Self Education.
Tools, Trainings, Essays, Etc.
Helpful Articles, Videos, Etc.
Fighting racism and the limits of “ally-ship” Khury Petersen-Smith and Brian Bean comment on a discussion in the Black Lives Matter movement about the role of white activists in the antiracist struggle.
To follow sources that publish such articles, find an extensive listing here. If these articles leave you with unanswered questions, there’s now even a website devoted to answering the questions of White Americans: askawhiteperson.com.
This is a five-minute video, narrated by Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Initiative, that concisely contextualizes mass incarceration as an evolution of slavery, published on July 7, 2015
- A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn
- Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
- The Color of Our Shame: Race and Justice In Our Time by Chris Lebron
- An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
- Racialicious – The Intersection of Race & Pop Culture (blog)
- The Impact of Racism on White Americans by by Raymond G. Hunt and Benjamin P. Bowser
- Helms and Carter on White Racial Identity Development
- Michael Alexander
- Derald Wing Sue (Microaggressions)
- Karina Walters (Historical Trauma)
- Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope by Bell Hooks
- Dancing with Michael Jackson:Baltimore and its discontents by Toni Bowers
- Additional suggested readings from AWARE-LA (Alliance of White Anti-Racists Everywhere – Los Angeles)