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RESOURCES FOR THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT

June 01, 2020

Below you’ll find a list of petitions to sign, funds and charities to donate to, and resources for educating yourself and those around you.

CHARITIES & FUNDS

REGIONAL RESOURCES/FUNDS (specific to Level Up HQ in Louisville, Kentucky) 

PETITIONS TO SIGN


BOOKS, ARTICLES & RESOURCES TO READ

  • Anti-racism resources for white people (via Sarah Sophie Flicker and Alyssa Klein)
  • 75 things white people can do for racial injustice (via Medium)
  • Ways to help (via Black Lives Matter)
  • IG: George Floyd: How can I help from the UK? (via Das Penman)
  • IG: 10 steps to non-optical allyship (via Mireille Charper)
  • IG: Transform Allyship into Action: A Toolkit for Non-Black People (via Social Justice in Medicine Coalition at USC)
  • Twitter Thread: UK based charities, organisations and platforms whose work aims to eradicate racial injustice (Via Black Ballad)
  • Twitter Thread: Advice for companies from Sheree Atcheson, Monzo’s Head of Diversity and Inclusion (Via Sheree Atcheson)
  • Why I’m No longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge???
  • I’m Still Here by Austin Channing Brown
  • Natives by Akala
  • Dark Days by James Baldwin
  • Diversify by June Sarpong
  • How To Be Antiracist by Ibran X. Kendi
  • Don’t Touch My Hair by Emma Tabiri
  • White Supremacy and Me by Layla F. Saad
  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
  • Freedom Is A Constant Struggle by Angela Davis
  • They Can’t Kill Us All by Wesley Lowery
  • Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lord
  • White Girls by Hilton Als
  • Brit-ish by Afuah Hirsh
  • Black and British: A Forgotten History by David Olusoga
  • The Good Immigrant, edited by Nikesh Shukla


WATCH & LISTEN

  • Angela Davis on intersectional anti-racism (via Roshni Goyate)
  • The Colour of Fear, directed by Lee Mun Wah (1994) https://vimeo.com/127289854
  • 1619 by The New York Times
  • Code Switch by NPR

PEOPLE & ORGS TO FOLLOW

  • Entry Level Activist
  • Gal-dem
  • Color Of Change
  • Equal Justice Initiative
  • We the Urban
  • Munroe Bergdorf
  • Mona Chalabi
  • Asai Takeaway
  • Inquest Org
  • BlackVisions
  • Lee Merrit (Civil Rights Lawyer)
  • NO WHITE SAVIORS
  • Layla F. Saad
  • Rachel Elizabeth Cargle
  • Check Your Privilege
  • Rachel Ricketts
  • The Great Unlearn
  • Reni Eddo-Lodge
  • Ibram X. Kendi


GUIDES & TOOLS

  • How to protest safely during a pandemic (via VICE)
  • Five points to consider before going to a Black Lives Matter protest in London or the UK (via @VARAIDZO)
  • Know your rights (via @initialola on Twitter)
  • Tool for quickly scrubbing metadata from images and selectively blurring faces and identifiable features (via @everestpipkin Twitter)
  • Free flyer printing (via The Photocopy Club also here)

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