ADDITIONAL resources 

I have come across truly incredible content that has had a significant impact on how I think about racism and the state of our world today. Here is small portion of the great works that are out there. Most of these are freely available online but, full disclosure, for those linked to Amazon I will receive a commission from your purchase. 
Whether, a blog post, a book, video, or the discovery of a previously unknown thought leader, I hope you find value in the resources provided here. 
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Blog: Using Toyota Kata to Overcome Racism

Black Reconstruction in America

by W. E. B. Du Bois

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

by Ibram X. Kendi

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning authors, Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi

Black Faces in White Places: 10 Game-Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness

by Dr. Randal Pinkett

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together In The Cafeteria? And Other Conversations About Race

by Beverly Daniel Tatum

From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

by Elizabeth Hinton

 
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The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility

Listen to

1619, a New York Times audio series, hosted by Nikole Hannah-Jones, that examines the long shadow of American slavery.

 

 

Thought Leaders

Mark Graban

Michelle Pennix

Dr. Timothy Findley, Sr.

Merlin Pope, III

Hannah Drake

Jodi Ann Burey

Crystal Y. Davis

Dr. Kevin W. Cosby