This page is a work in progress, but my intention is to post resources I find helpful for parents asking themselves “but what can we do?” with regards to racial and social injustice. This page will never be inclusive, but it’s a start.

JOIN/SUPPORT

Black Lives Matter 

Showing Up for Racial Justice 

Campaign Zero 

#Not1More Deportation

No DAPL 

FOLLOW

Raising Race Conscious Children

Embrace Race

My Reflection Matters

Showing Up For Racial Justice Families

Raising An Advocate

Raising My Rainbow 

The Mighty

A Mighty Girl

We Need Diverse Books 

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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