Resource List

Beyond Fear of Differences

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Podcasts

Why Your Liberation is Bound Up with Mine, a talk and Q & A by Rev. angel Kyodo williams

Seeing White podcast with John Biewen, from Scene on Radio. A fourteen-part documentary series exploring whiteness in America—where it came from, what it means, and how it works.

MEN podcast with John Biewen and Celeste Headlee: What’s up with this male-dominated world? How did we get sexism, patriarchy, misogyny? How can we get better at seeing it, and what can we do about it? (Esp. Part 4: Feminism in Black and White)

DeRay McKesson and Brené Brown discuss joy, privilege and discomfort with Pastor Amy live from the Riverside Church in NYC. (Conversation starts at 25:45)

Brené Brown talks about privilege, perspective-taking and power in the wake of Charlottesville

The World is Our Field of Practice: Rev. angel Kyodo williams on On Being

Getting Proximate to Pain, and Holding to the Power of Love: Rami Nashashibi and Lucas Johnson on On Being

Black Boys & Men: Changing the Narrative podcast

White Fragility episode from the Call Your Girlfriend podcast

Videos, Apps & Other Digital Resources

Awaken: Meditations on Love, Justice and Healing app

Dear White Women: A Social Syllabus by Rachel Cargle

Rachel Cargle on Instagram

Chimamanda Adichie’s TED talk, The Danger of a Single Story

Me and White Supremacy workbook by Layla F. Saad

Articles & Essays

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack © 1989 Peggy McIntosh

Where I Make Sense by Finn Enke

“I Got Kicked Out Of A YMCA Locker Room — Twice — Because I’m Trans” by Branson LB

Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit—the original article and the book

Whose Story (and Country) Is This? By Rebecca Solnit

The Male Glance by Lili Loofbourow

“The Culture of Power” by Paul Kivel

A Collar in My Pocket: Blue Eyes/Brown Eyes Exercise by Jane Elliott, and the original documentary video of her classroom experiment

The Urgency of Intersectionality: A TED talk by Kimberlé Crenshaw

Books

White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo

What Does It Mean to Be White: Developing White Racial Literacy by Robin DiAngelo

Stamped from the Beginning: A Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown

Radical Dharma: Talking Race, Love and Liberation by Rev. angel Kyodo Williams, Lama Rod Owens and Jasmine Syedullah

The Way of Tenderness: Awakening through Race, Sexuality, and Gender by Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

Men We Reaped: A Memoir by Jesmyn Ward

Women, Race & Class by Angela Y. Davis

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Critical Race Theory: An Introduction by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic

Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde

Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement by Angela Y. Davis

Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness and the Politics of Empowerment by Patricia Hill Collins

What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America by Michael Eric Dyson

I Am Not Your Negro

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

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