Racism and Anti-Blackness: A Reading List
Context . . .
What began in Minneapolis and is now taking root nationwide is something new–and yet, it is not. To help you understand the depth and breadth of racism and anti-blackness in America–and the varied ways Americans respond to it–we offer this reading list. Here are factual and fictional accounts, histories of distant (but newly relevant) events, heartbreaking personal stories, and more.
New and Forthcoming
Unrest: Protests, Riots, Lynchings
Free bonus content (from Revolting New York): a map pinpointing major protests in the city across four centuries.
It's Personal: Reflections on Racism
How Did We Get Here? Historical Perspectives