SPECIFIC RESOURCES ON TALKING WITH KIDS ABOUT RACE & PARENTING WHILE WHITE

Black Lives Matter Reading List (from Left Bank Books, local & indie STL bookstore)

 

VOICES OF WEALTH

BLOGS:
Black Girl Dangerous

Amanda Seales

Crunk Feminist Collective

Risk Something

Raising Race Conscious Children

On Being with Krista Tippett (blog posts tagged race)

Colorlines

Code Switch

PBS.ORG - Race Today Blog

The Good Men Project

A Mighty Girl

Raising My Rainbow

 

ARTICLES:
"Why It's So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism." by Robin Diangelo
(and if you want further confirmation about why you can read the comments from this same article when it was posted on Huffington Post.)

White Milennials are products of a failed experiment in colorblindness

Race ya

White Fragility: Why it's so hard to talk to white people about racism

Where White People Live

Overcoming Poverty's Damage to Learning

Peggy McIntosh's White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Backpack

Origins of Privilege (New Yorker interview with Peggy McIntosh)

10 Ways that White People are More Racist than They Realize

The Case for Reparations

The Skin I'm In

What is Systemic Racism

Self-Segregation: Why It's So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson

Respectability Won't Save Us

 

PODCASTS:
On Being with Krista Tippett - American Consciousness: The Fabric of Our Identity Series

On Being with Krista Tippett - The Art and Discipline of NonViolence

Michel Martin: Tell Me More (show from 2007-2014)

On Being with Krista Tippett - Opening the Question of Race to the Question of Belonging

Show About Race

 

BOOKS:
The Warmth of Other Suns

Americanah

The Invention of Wings

Life on the Color Line

White LIke Me

On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City

The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Meet Me Halfway: Milwaukee Stories

Between the World and Me

 

INITIATIVES IN/FOR ST. LOUIS:
The Race Card Project

We Live Here: St. Louis' coded conversation about race and class

The Listening Project: Investment comes in many forms

For The Sake of All

 

Find other resources in this post: Media That Has Made an Impact: An Informally crowd-sourced list of pieces on race