Subject Guides

Anti-Racism Research & Resource Guide

Books (Click on Books for More Information)

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Packing Them In : an Archaeology of Environmental Racism in Chicago, 1865-1954 by Sylvia Hood Washington
Environmental racism in the United States and Canada : seeking justice and sustainability by Bruce Johansen
A terrible thing to waste : environmental racism and its assault on the American mind by Harriet A. Washington
The new American farmer : immigration, race, and the struggle for sustainability by Laura-Anne Minkoff-Zern
Toxic communities : environmental racism, industrial pollution, and residential mobility by Dorceta E. Taylor
As Long As Grass Grows by Dina Gilio-Whitaker
Latinx Environmentalisms: Place, Justice, and the Decolonial by Edited by Sarah D. Wald, David J. Vázquez, Priscilla Solis Ybarra, and Sarah Jaquette Ray, With a Foreword by Laura Pulido and an Afterword by Stacy Alaimo
Indigenous Environmental Justice by Karen Jarratt-Snider (Editor), Marianne O. Nielsen (Editor)
All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and the Solutions for the Climate Crisis by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson (Editor), Katharine K. Wilkinson (Editor)


Popular/News Articles

Scholarly/Academic Articles

Podcasts & Videos


What is Environmental Racism? | Al Jazeera | 3 min.


A Brief History of Environmental Justice | ProPublica | 4 min.


Environmental Justice | Peggy Shepard at TEDxHarlem | 8 min.

Additional Resources