Anti-Racism Resources

A crowd-sourced list of resources providing education, training and resources on diversity, equity, inclusion, anti-racism and anti-oppression.

Do you have a resource or teacher to add to our list? E-mail Human Resources Manager Michelle Hintz at [email protected]

Teachers and Authors

Check out their websites and follow on social media:

Layla F. Saad

Author, speaker, teacher and podcast host

  • Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor

Ibram X. Kendi

Author, historian and Director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University

  • How to be an Anti-Racist (2019)
  • Stamped from the Beginning (2016)
  • Stamped: Racism, Antiracism and You (2020)
  • The Black Campus Movement (2012)
  • The American Nightmare: To be black and conscious of anti-black racism is to stare into the mirror of your own extinction. The Atlantic, June 1, 2020

Tiffany Jana

Author amd founder of TMI Consulting, a diversity and inclusion management consulting firm

  • Overcoming Bias (2016)
  • Erasing Institutional Bias (2018)
  • Subtle Acts of Exclusion (2020)

Sonya Renee Taylor

Founder of "The Body is Not an Apology," a company promoting radical self love and body empowerment as a tool for social justice and global transformation.

  • The Body is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love (2018)

Richard Rothstein

Author, Distinguished Fellow of the Economic Policy Institute and Senior Fellow (emeritus) at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Author, speaker and MacArthur Fellowship recipient

  • Between the World and Me (2015)

Akwaeke Emezi

 

Ibo and Tamil writer and artrises based in liminal spaces.

 

  • Freshwater (2018)

 

Trevor Noah

Comedian, The Daily Show host, author and podcast host

  • Born a Crime (2016)

Austin Channing Brown

New York Times bestselling author, media producer and speaker

  • I’m Still Here (2018)

Ijeoma Oluo

Writer and public speaker

  • So You Want to Talk About Race

Danez Smith

 

Black, queer, Poz writer and performer

  • Homie (2020)
  • Don't Call Us Dead (2017)

Michelle Alexander

Civil rights lawyer, legal scholar and author

  • The New Jim Crow (2010)
  • Faces at the Bottom of the Well (2018)

Rachel E Cargle

Public academic, writer, and lecturer

Robin DiAngelo

Academic, lecturer and author

  • White Fragility: Why it’s so Hard for White People to Talk About Racism (2018)
  • Is Everyone Really Equal? (2017)
  • What Does it Mean to Be White? (2017)

Nikole Hannah-Jones

  •  Investigative reporter covering civil rights and racial injustice for The New York Times Magazine

Alicia Garza

  • Organizer, writer, public speaker, freedom dreamer, co-founder of Black Lives Matter

Patrisse Cullors

  • Artist, organizer, freedom fighter, co-founder of Black Lives Matter

Opal Tometi

  • Human rights advocate, strategist, writer and co-founder of Black Lives Matter

Children’s Books/Resources

Child Mind Institute

Ibram X. Kendi

  • Antiracist Baby (2020)

Angie Thomas – young adult

  • The Hate U Give (2017)

Martellus Bennett

  • Dear Black Boy (2019)

Julius Lester

  • Let's Talk About Race (2008)

Sonya Renee Taylor

Celebrate Your Body (and Its Changes, Too!) - Puberty book for girls (2018)

 

Podcasts

Layla F Saad

  • Good Ancestor Podcast

Nikole Hannah Jones

  • 1619 New York Times Podcast

Alice Wong

  • Disability Visibility Podcast

Trevor Noah

  • The Trevor Noah Podcast

Josie Duffy Rice and Clint Smith

  • Justice in America

NPR

  • Code Switch

Websites

Watch

Tiffany Jana

Austin Channing Brown, Chi Chi Okwu and Jenny Booth Potter.

TEDWomen (2016)

Montana Racial Equity Project (videos)

Videos curated by Montana Racial Equity Project ("A Trip to the Grocery Store," "5 Tips for Being an Ally," & Ta-Nehisi Coates on "The Case for Reparations")

Trevor Noah

Films recommended by @southasians4blacklives:

  • 13th – Netflix
  • American Son – Netflix
  • See You Yesterday – Netflix
  • When They See Us – Netflix
  • If Beale Street Could Talk – Amazon Prime and Hulu
  • The Hate U Give – Amazon Prime and Hulu
  • King in the Wilderness – HBO
  • Just Mercy – available to rent
  • Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975 – available to rent
  • Clemency – Amazon Prime, Hulu, available to rent
  • Fruitvale Station – Amazon Prime and available to rent
  • I Am Not Your Negro – Kanopy and streaming free on Netflix
  • Selma – streaming free on Netflix

Local &  National Organizations

Montana Equity Project

  • A nonprofit and nonpartisan organization that advocates equity and justice for historically marginalized, disenfranchised and oppressed peoples in Montana.

Bozeman United for Racial Justice

  • A Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) led organization committed to building a Bozeman that is just, free, and welcoming for all.

Earthtone Outside

  • Earthtone Outside elevates visibility of Montana’s diverse outdoor enthusiasts by fostering a supportive and inclusive community for people of color.

Native Women’s Wilderness

  • Organizes group meet-ups where women can build community while celebrating the outdoors together and funds scholarships for outdoor leadership training for women.

Hopa Mountain

  • Invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders working primarily in the areas of early childhood education, informal science education, service–learning, ecological and human health, and nonprofit.

Black Lives Matter

  • #BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer. Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc. is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes.

The Okra Project:

  • A collective that seeks to address the global crisis faced by Black Trans people by bringing home cooked, healthy and culturally specific meals and resources to Black Trans People.

The Loveland Foundation:

  • Works to bring opportunity and healing to communities of color, and especially to Black women and girls, through fellowships, residency programs, listening tours and more.