Digital Library

A running list of anti-racism resources

Protesters are taking to the streets of the United States for George Floyd, and black lives lost and affected by racism – here’s how to educate yourself and stay engaged. Read More »

Save the Tears: White Woman's Guide

If you're a white woman who is watching the world burn because of police murder against Black people, and you don't know what to do, I wrote you a guide. Read More »

Shaun King Keeps Raising Money, and Questions About Where It Goes

He blamed issues at The North Star on over-ambition, but seven former employees of the site King launched with great fanfare painted a darker picture. Read More »

The intersectionality wars

When Kimberlé Crenshaw coined the term 30 years ago, it was a relatively obscure legal concept. Then it went viral. Read More »

Who Gets to Be Afraid in America?

Americans don’t see me, or Ahmaud Arbery, running down the road—they see their fear. Read More »

The 1619 Project

Our democracy’s founding ideals were false when they were written. Black Americans have fought to make them true. Essay by Nikole Hannah-Jones Read More »

America’s Racial Contract Is Killing Us

The Coronavirus Was an Emergency Until Trump Found Out Who Was Dying The pandemic has exposed the bitter terms of our racial contract, which deems certain lives of greater value than others. Read More »