75 Things White People Can Do for Racial Justice, by Corinne Shutack

97 Things White People Can Do For Racial Justice, by Corinee Shutack

Aggregated Recommendations and Course Work from the UCC

Am I Racist?, by Peter Fenn

An Essential Reading Guide for Fighting Racism, by Arianna Rebolini

Be a Co-Conspirator – Not Just an Ally, by Dr. Bettina Love

Becoming Less Defensive About White Privilege, by Peter W. Marty

Caught Up in God, by Willie James Jennings

Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person, by Gina Crosely-Corcoran

Fact Check: The origins of the Colors and Symbols of the Confederate Flag, from Reuters Fact Check

Flying the Confederate Flag Only Serves to Honor Racism, by Spencer Black

From Safe Spaces to Brave Space, a New Way to Frame Dialogue Around Diversity and Social Justice, by Brian Arao and Kristi Clemens

How to Be an Anti-racist, Ibram X. Kendi

How to Be White, by Susan Thistlethwaite

How to Become Aware of Privelege, authors Robin DiAngelo and Ibram X. Kendi 

How White People Got Made, by Quinn Norton

Imagine How Expansive Racial Justice Can Be – The Next Question

It’s not enough just to feel sorry about the death of George Floyd, by Susan Thistlethwaite

JustUs Monologues – MOTUS Theater

Racism among white Christians is higher than among the nonreligious, by Robert P. Jones

Reverse Racism – Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, with Emmanuel Acho

Revolutionary Love: A Conversation between Rev. Traci Blackmon and Valarie Kaur

Stop Hesitating: A Resource for Psychotherapists and Counselors, by Elizabeth McCorvey

The 1619 Project, The New York Times

The Call of This Moment – Five Essential Steps Toward an Anti-Racist Multicultural, Inclusive America, by Rev. Dr. Jacqueline J. Lewis

These 16 Books Explain White Supremacy in the US, by Arianna Rebolini

Thomas Jefferson on the African Race, Notes on the State of Virginia

UndocuAmerica Project – MOTUS Theater

Unlocking Us, with Brené Brown

What Black Lives Matter Means (and Why It’s Problematic to Say “All Lives Matter”), by Lizz Schumer

What Is BIPOC and Why You Should Use It, by Mahreen Ansari

When Black People Are in Pain, White People Just Join Book Clubs, by Tre Johnson

When Demons Float, by Susan Thistlethwaite

White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard to White People About Racism, by Dr. Robin DiAngelo

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack, by Peggy McIntosh

Who Gets to be Afraid in America, by Ibram X. Kendi

Why Now? The Roots (and possible and possible future) of Colorado’s Reckoning with Racism Past and Present, by Kevin Simpson

Why You Need to Stop Saying “All Lives Matter”, by Rachel Elizabeth Cargle

 

Videos:
The Danger of the Single Story

There is No Such Thing as Reverse Racism

50 states, 50 different ways of teaching America’s past

The Gospel and Race and How Jesus Related to Those Considered Outsiders

How Do We Start to Heal from the Pain of Racial Division

White Boy Privilege

The Choice

Racism is Real

White Bred

How to Deconstruct Racism One Headline at a Time

Deconstructing White Privilege

The Talk

What is White Privilege?

Visit the Rocky Mountain Conference website for additional resources.

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