resources for exploring systemic racism

Systemic Racism: (noun) A form of racism that is embedded as normal practice within society or an organization. It can lead to such issues as discrimination in criminal justice, employment, housing, health care, political power, and education, among other issues.


Educate Yourself






White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

By: Peggy McIntosh

Diversity - The First Work is Within

By: Jane Fried

103 Things White People Can Do for Racial Justice

By: Corinne Shutack

Performative Allyship is Deadly (Here's What to Do Instead)

By: Holiday Phillips

How Organizations Can Support The Mental Health of Black Employees

By: Angela Neal-Barnett

Why We Need to Call Out Casual Racism

By: Luvvie Ajayi



By: New York Times

About Race

By: About Race

Code Switch


Intersectionality Matters

By: African American Policy Forum

Momentum: Race Forward!

By: Race Forward

Pod for the Cause

By: The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights

Pod Save the People

By: Crooked Media

Seeing White

By: Scene on Radio

The Business of Prison

By: Earn Your Leisure


Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You

By: Ibram X. Kendi and Jason Reynolds

White Fragility

By: Robin DiAngelo

Dear White America

By: Tim Wise

Between the World and Me

By: Te-nehisi Coates

Whistling Vivalid

By: Dr. Claude Steele

White Supremacy and Me

By: Layla F. Saad

Color of Law

By: Richard Rothstein

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

By: Reni Eddo-Lodge

Women, Race, & Class

By: Angela Davis



By: Ava DuVernay

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

By: Göran Olsson

I Am Not Your Negro

By: Raoul Peck

Just Mercy

By: Destin Daniel Cretton

Racism Has a Cost For Everyone

By: Heather C. McGhee

How to Deconstruct Racism, One Headline at a Time

By: Baratunde Thurston

We Need to Talk About an Injustice

By: Bryan Stevenson

How We Can Make Racism a Solvable Problem and Improve Policing

By: Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff

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