This page will always be a work in progress, but I’ll share resources here I find helpful for parents asking themselves “but what can we do?” with regards to racial and social injustice. Dig in, and get moving towards action.

PARENT RESOURCES

A Mighty Girl

Charis Books & More

Embrace Race

My Reflection Matters

Raising An Advocate

Raising My Rainbow 

Raising Race Conscious Children

The Mighty

We Need Diverse Books 

FOCUS LOCAL – Atlanta, GA and Southern based racial/social justice organizations

Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta

Charis Circle

GeorgiaWAND

GLAHR – Georgia Latino Alliance for Human RIghts

Lost n’ Found Youth

Project South

Racial Justice Action Center

Solutions Not Punishment Coalition

Southerners on New Ground

SisterSong

THAP – Trans Atlanta Housing Program

Women on the Rise

JOIN & SUPPORT

Black Lives Matter 

Campaign Zero 

#Not1More Deportation

No DAPL 

 

NEWS SOURCES

Innocence Project – a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted individuals through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice.

Color of change – an organization that collects and disseminates information around injustice and moves to organize voices through petitions.

The Root – a digital magazine that provides thought-provoking commentary and news from a variety of black perspectives.

Colorlines – a daily news site where race matters.

Huffington Post Black Voices 

ACTIONS

Update your children’s library and toy collection to reflect diversity in race, gender and sexuality

Name race openly and often with your children

Take Raising Race Conscious Children’s webinar

Take the Raising an Advocate course

Donate to Black led racial justice organizations 

Take Harvard’s Implicit Bias test (Project Implicit)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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