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Anti-Racism Research & Resource Guide

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Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
The Color of Violence: The INCITE Anthology
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence by Derald Wing Sue
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F. Saad
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? by Beverly Daniel Tatum
The Condemnation of Blackness by Khalil Gibran Muhammad
The Construction of Whiteness Edited by Stephen Middleton et al.
Understanding White Privilege by Frances Kendall
Microaggression Theory Edited by Gina Torino, David Rivera, Christina Capodilupo, Kevin Nadal, and Derald Wing Sue
White by Law by López, Ian Haney
How the Irish Became White by Noel Ignatiev
Nobody: Casualties of America's War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond by Marc Lamont Hill
Biased: uncovering the hidden prejudice that shapes what we see, think, and do by Jennifer L. Eberhardt
The Racial Contract by Charles W. Mills
The Ethnic Project: Transforming Racial Fiction into Ethnic Factions by Vilna Bashi Treitler
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson
The Hidden Cost of Being African-American: How Wealth Perpetuates Inequality by Thomas M. Shapiro
New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
On the courthouse lawn : confronting the legacy of lynching in the twenty-first century by Sherrilyn Ifill
Can We Talk About Race? by Beverly Daniel Tatum
Racism without Racists by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
The Strange Career of Jim Crow by C. Vann Woodward
Freedom on My Mind: A History of African Americans by Deborah Gray White, Mia Bay, and Waldo E. Martin Jr.

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"Let's get to the root of racial injustice" | Megan Ming Francis | TedxRainier | 20 min.

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