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Articles Relating to Fighting Racism

The 1619 Project (all the articles) | The New York Times Magazine


The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration by Ta-Nehisi Coates | Atlantic (October 2015)


“The Intersectionality Wars” by Jane Coaston, Vox (May 28, 2019)


The Combahee River Collective Statement


Tips for Creating Effective White Caucus Groups developed by Craig Elliott PhD


How to be an Ally, Hoey, P. and Hoey, M., Teaching Tolerance, 2018.


“Who Gets to Be Afraid in America?” by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi | Atlantic (May 12, 2020)


“Where do I donate? Why is the uprising violent? Should I go protest?” by Courtney Martin (June 1, 2020)


”White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack” by Peggy McIntosh


Understanding Unconscious Bias and Unintentional Racism, Moule, J., Phi Delta Kappan, 2018.


Reflections from a Token Black Friend, by Ramesh A. Nagarajah, an alumnus from Weston High School on his reflections as a student of color. Powerful

We have to talk: A Step-by-Step Checklist for Difficult Conversations, Ringer, J. 


100 Race-conscious Things You Can Say To Your Child To Advance Racial Justice. Principal Blogger, Sachi Feris

“America’s Racial Contract Is Killing Us” by Adam Serwer, Atlantic (May 8, 2020)

Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement (Mentoring a New Generation of Activists

”My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant” by Jose Antonio Vargas, NYT Mag (June 22, 2011)


PBS’s Teaching Your Child About Black History Month

Your Kids Aren't Too Young to Talk About Race: Resource Roundup from Pretty Good