Books

  1. Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria by Beverly Tatum

  2. I’m Still Here by Austin Channing Brown

  3. Whistling Vivaldi by Claude Steel

  4. White Awake by Daniel Hill

  5. Me and White Supremacy by Layla F Saad

  6. So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

  7. Why I No Longer Talk to White People about Race by Reni Eddo-Loge

  8. The Fire This Time by Jesmyn

  9. The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

  10. How to be An Antiracist by Ibram Kendi

  11. The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

  12. Women, Race, & Class by Angela Davis

  13. The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon

  14. How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective edited by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

  15. This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on how to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do the Work Book by Tiffany Jewell

  16. Solitary by Albert Woodfox

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