Resources     

About Race Podcast by Reni Eddo-Lodge

Black History in America

Black Lives Matters

Resources from Ibram X. Kendi author of How to be Anti-Racist

Critical Racial and Social Justice Education Resources by Robin DiAngelo author of White Fragility

Greek Philosophers Who Came to Africa to Study

Britain’s Slave Owner Compensation Loan, reparations and tax havenry

Uncovering the brutal truth about the British empire

Ahmaud Arbery (25): What do we know about the case?

George Floyd (46): What happened in the final moments of his life

A conceptual model of new hypothesis on the evolution of biodiversity

Books on Anti-Racism

Staying Power: The History of Black People in Britain – Peter Fryer

Black and British: A Forgotten History – David Olusoga

So You Want to Talk About Race – Ijeoma Oluo

Me and White Supremacy: How to Recognise Your Privilege, Combat Racism and Change the World – Layla Saad

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race – Reni Eddo-Lodge

How To Be an Antiracist – Ibram X. Kendi

Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire – Akala

White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism –  Robin Diangelo

 The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colourblindness – Michelle Alexander 

Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower – Brittney Cooper

Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth: 7 (Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice) – Dana-Ain Davis

Healing Racial Trauma: The Road to Resilience – Sheila Wise Rowe

I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness – Austin Channing Brown 

The Fire Next Time – James Baldwin 

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race – Jesmyn Ward

Videos

The Origin of Race in the USA

Jim Crow and America’s Racism Explained

Akala deconstructs race, class, and Britain’s modern myths

The Windrush Generation Explained

James Baldwin debates racial injustice, at Cambridge University in 1965

A Simple Question About Race

Angela Davis: How Does Change Happen?

Anti-Racist Jane Elliott on Fighting Racism

The UK’s Windrush Generation

Dr. Joy DeGruy Leary: Post Traumatic Slave Disorder

The Economic Legacy of Racism – Professor Sandy Darity

What Were Africans Doing in 1492?

Emma Watson Interviews Reni Eddo Lodge, author of Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Deconstructing White Privilege with Dr. Robin DiAngelo

Black and British Migration by David Olusoga

The Legacy of Colonization by Dr Arikana Chihombori Quao

The Gay Civil Rights Activist

James Baldwin – Racism, Homophobia and the Church

Dr Robin DiAngelo discusses ‘White Fragility’

Who Were the Black Panthers? US History Review

Dr. Maya Angelou – I Am Human

Apartheid Explained: Global History Review

Aboriginal History – Intergenerational Trauma Animation

Human Zoos: America’s Forgotten History of Scientific Racism (18+ content warning)

How to be an Ally?

Prince Harry Speaks on Unconcious Bias

Every Day Racism: What Should We Do? – Akala

A Conversation on Race and Privilege with Angela Davis and Jane Elliott

Being nice is not going to end racism | Robin DiAngelo

Akala: “The battle of Britishness in the age of Brexit”

The Atlantic Slave Trade: Crash Course World History

Indian Slavery: An Unspoken History

Black Wall Street

How the Moors inspired the Renaissance

The Conquest of Hispania – The Moors of Andalusia

An Uncomfortable Conversation with a Black Man

Being Mixed Race In The U.K – Jahméne

Revere or Remove? The Battle Over Statues, Heritage and History

Shipwrecks: Britain’s Sunken History: 17th century slave ships

RACE, EQUALITY, EQUITY 

‘Why I’m still fighting racism at 90’

Newly Discovered Victory Parade 1946 – Honouring People of Colour

Black Classical Music – The Forgotten History

Poetry

Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou, We Wear The Mask

https://poets.org/12-poems-read-black-history-month

Music to spark discussions on race

2pac – Changes

Childish Gambino – This Is America

Dave – Black

Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid – BROWN SKIN GIRL

Ain’t Got No, I Got Life – Nina Simone (1968)

Michael Jackson – They Don’t Really Care About Us

Otis Redding – A Change Is Gonna Come

Marvin Gaye – What’s Going on?

Solange – Don’t Touch My Hair

Beyoncé, Shatta Wale, Major Lazer – ALREADY

Detroit Spinners – Ghetto Child (1973)

Nicole C. Mullen – Black, White, Tan

India Arie – I am not my hair

Beyoncé – Bigger

Black or White – Michael Jackson

https://www.udiscovermusic.com/stories/best-protest-songs-history/


Written by Deanna Davis. Deanna is SCM’s Administration and Finance Officer and is also studying part-time at Newman University.