If I’m a bystander who witnesses something I disagree with, I’m actively supporting the behavior to which I object. Silence = Violence
Protesting, posting resources, calling representatives, donating, sharing, and listening—all are important ways we can show up. Below are some resources to help. If you have suggestions for me to add, please send me a message on Instagram.
America's Racial Contract is Showing, The Atlantic, May 8, 2020
The Multiple Unfolding Crises for African-Americans in Minneapolis, The New Yorker, May 27, 2020
These Books Can Help You Explain Racism and Protests to Your Kids, New York Times, June 2, 2020
Social Change: Everyone Has a Role to Play (#UseYourPrivilege, #UnlearnRacism), Medium, May 31, 2020
Bryan Stevenson on the Frustration Behind the George Floyd Protests, The New Yorker, June 1, 2020
(by @wastefreemarie on Insta)
American Son (Netflix)
When They See Us (Netflix)
If Beale Street Could Talk (Hulu)
I Am Not Your Negro
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
HEALTH & HEALING
compiled by Seji
Lastly, I wanted to share these bookish shirts & tanks I designed. All proceeds benefit Black Lives Matter Help US in Riverside, California.