Race/Ethnicity

Organizations: 

AIM Interpretative CenterThe American Indian Movement protects indigenous people, culture, artifacts, and futures through programming and preservation.

Black Lives Matter Global NetworkMain organizing force around the Black Lives Matter movement

Black Table Arts “Gathering Black communities through the arts, towards better Black futures”

Black Visions Collective An organization dedicated to Black liberation and collective liberation, they campaign and organize on behalf of that

Campaign Zero –  A U.S nationwide police reform campaign that centers on 10 proposals for reform

Color of Change –  A progressive nonprofit civil rights advocacy organization founded in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina

The Marshall Project – A nonprofit online journal focusing on criminal justice 

MigiziAn organization that counters misrepresentations and inaccuracies about native people in the media

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational FundAmerica’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice

Native Movement An organization dedicated to building people power, rooted in an Indigenized worldview, toward healthy, sustainable, & just communities for ALL.

Reclaim the Block –  A Minneapolis based organization with the goal of organizing community and city council members for the goal of moving money from police department to other areas of the cities budget

YWCA Eliminating Racism Empowering Women Formerly the “Young Women’s Christian Association”, the YWCA has rebranded to reflect their shift in focus – to eliminating racism and empowering women. They have been organizing behind social movements in the US for more than 160 years.

Businesses:


Happy Black History Month! We wanted to highlight some Black owned lists so you can shop Black owned all month! Black owned lists will be in purple. This will be updated all month, so check back for more opportunities to shop Black! Additionally, websites such as Yelp and Etsy now have a shop Black owned option. Happy shopping! 

 

Artsy’s Black Owned Galleries to Support 

Beyond Buck’s Buy Native List: Native and Indigenous Businesses to Support

Blk+grn – All Natural Marketplace by All Black Artisans  

Brown Girl Magazine’s 30 South Asian Businesses to Support 

Buzzfeed’s List of Black-Owned Bookstores

Buzzfeed’s List of Black-Owned Restaurants in LA

Love and Loathing’s Black Owned Businesses in Los Angeles 

Forbes List of 75 Black Owned Businesses to Support

Oprah Mags 10 Latina-Owned Businesses to Support

Oprah Mag’s 125 Black-Owned Bookstores in America That Amplify the Best in Literature

Reparations Club – a concept (book)shop & creative space curated by Blackness in Los Angeles, CA. Black-owned. Woman-owned.

Super Maker’s 13 Black Owned CBD Centered Companies

We Are Mitu’s 20 Latino Owned Businesses to Support 

Books:

The Advocates for Human Rights’ Books about Asian Stories and Japanese Internment in America

Book Riot’s list of books by Native, First Nations, or Indigenous Authors

Buzzfeed’s Essential Reading Guide for Fighting Racism

New York Magazine’s 7 Anti-Racist Books Recommended by Educators and Activists

The University of Chicago’s 11 Books That Examine the History of Race in America

Victoria Lynn Alexander’s Anti-Racist Reading List

WBUR’s A Reading List on Race for Those Who Want to do Better

Movies/TV:

Buzzfeed’s Essential Movies & Documentaries About Race

Good Housekeeping’s 15 Movies and Documentaries About Race to Start the Conversation

Harpers Bazaar’s 10 Black History Movies and Docuseries to Educate Yourself on Anti-Racism

HuffPost’s List of 11 Documentaries about Immigration

PBS’ 10 “Must Watch” Black History Documentaries

PBS’ 6 Recommended Documentaries to Explore Native American History

Time’s 12 Movies to Watch to Educate Yourself About Racism and Protest History

TV Guide’s List of 8 Movies From Black Directors on Netflix

Vox’s 11 Movies That Confront American Racism

Podcasts:

NPR’s List Of Books, Films And Podcasts About Racism

NY Times’ List of Podcasts about Race and Racism 

Victoria Lynn Alexander’s Anti-Racist Podcast Recommendations

WBUR’s 5 Podcasts To Listen To If You Really Want To Know About Race In America

Children’s Resources:

The Alphabet Rockers Podcast FOR KIDS! 

Brightly’s List of How to Raise Anti – Racist Kids 

Mommy Poppins’ Children’s Books about Racism, By Age

PBS’ List of Children’s Books about Race & Diversity

Social Justice Books’ Collections of Book Lists on Various Racial Topics

 

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