Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice Resources

Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice Resources

The following resources are to help you engage and understand the current context of racial injustice and systematic racism.

  • Seeing White; A 14 part documentary series exploring witness in America. Hosted by John Biewen (2017), Scene on Radio, Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University
  • 1619; Hosted by Nikole Hannah-Jones. Part of the 1619 Project, major initiatives form the New York Times 

Event/Organizing Ideas

We encourage entities to take the time to organize events that will further support the work against state-sanctioned violence. Below are some options with resources/guides. 

Event Idea Resource/How-To Guide

Healing Circle for the Black Community

Family­ Care, Community ­Care and Self ­Care Tool Kit: Healing in the Face of Cultural Trauma (.pdf)

(p.14 has facilitation guide for healing circle)

Letter Writing Campaign for Black Mamas and Incarcerated Survivors of Violence

Survived and Punished--Toolkit for organizing letter writing events external website 

Virtual Campaign Effort: highlighting facts regarding violence against Black Women and LGBTQ folks

Survived and Punished-- What’s Driving Criminalization of Women & LGBTQ People? external website

Study Guide for organizing against police violence towards Black Women and Women of Color

More information here external website