Resources for White People who want to begin to undo their racism

(a non-exhaustive personal list)

Further your education with in-person and online anti-racism programs

Catrice M. Jackson offers many educational anti-racism courses for white-identified women. You can find her books here and Here

The Holistic Resistance team offer in person workshops called Reaching for Blackness, smaller group Deep Dives into connection and healing, Singing Circles and a 16-week 1-to-1 counseling program over the phone.

Together Louiza Doran and Trudi Lebrón offer a 7 or 12 week online anti-racism coaching program called Working Towards Woke. Individually, they both have private practices as coaches for life and to help corporations, organizations, individuals and schools with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Leesa Renee Hall created her signature 21-day program, Unpack Biases Now using expressive writing prompts and self-inquiry to unpack your biases.

Rachel Cargle has an online and in-person lecture series called Unpacking White Feminism. You can purchase online or hire her to come and speak.

Call for Reparations-Support, Nourish, Pay Black and Indigenous women

Reparations for Descendants of Enslaved Africans supports Catrice Jackson’s wellness and anti-racism work.

Project 562 was started by Matika Wilbur “is a multi-year national photography project dedicated to photographing over 562 federally recognized tribes in The United States resulting in an unprecedented repository of imagery and oral histories that accurately portrays contemporary Native Americans. This creative, consciousness-shifting work will be widely distributed through national curricula, artistic publications, exhibitions, and online portals.” Support here.

Catrice Jackson is creating and crowdfunding Harriet’s Dream, an in-person “healing sanctuary for black women to combat the daily barrage of racial trauma they experience and to help black women experience healing, happiness and harmony in their lives”. Amazon Wishlist for Racial Justice and Harriet’s Dream.

Rae and Nya Dean. Read their story and find action items here.

Rachel Cargle has organized a Therapy Fund for Black Girls and Women which you can contribute to here.

Please contact me privately for more information on making reparations for a friend of mine and her family (who prefers not to be shared publicly).

 

Listen and Read

Books - Fiction and NF

Emergent Strategy by Adrienne Maree Brown

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer

Skill in Action by Michelle C. Brown

White Spaces, Missing Faces by Catrice M. Jackson

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Ph.D.

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

My Grandmother’s Hands by Resmaa Menakem

Becoming by Michelle Obama

Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Asha Bandele

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

I’m Still Here by Austin Channing Brown

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Radical Dharma by Rev. angel Kyodo williams

White Rage by Carol Anderson

Eloquent Rage by Brittney Cooper

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

This Will be My Undoing by Morgan Jerkins

Hunger by Roxane Gay

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

Fave Podcasts

That’s Not How That Works
Trudi and Weeze, D&I coaches make magic together as they call you out and in in smart and humorous discussions around the coaching/personal growth world.

All My Relations
Matika Wilbur and Adrienne Keene explore our relationships— relationships to land, to our creatural relatives, and to one another.

Call Your Girlfriend
BFF’s Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman do shine theory, talk race, intersectional feminism, pop culture and politics

Code Switch
Shereen Marisol Meraji and Gene Demby report and converse on race and identity, remixed.

Holistic Resistance
Aaron Johnson is an earth builder, teacher of closeness, and activist who interviews people on Blackness and connection.

How to Survive The End of The World
The Brown sisters talk race, creativity, mysticism and how Octavia Butler's work can change the world.

The Messy Middle Podcast
Maring Higa is life coach, healer and artist who talks with guests on this podcast about the transformation that comes when we stay with the challenges that life brings.


Individual Podcasts

Why Meditation is Not Enough: Rev angel Kyodo williams on CTZN


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