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Resources for Allies to Learn About Racism &

Support the Black Lives Matter Movement

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Environmental Racism

Non Fiction Books

  • Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge

  • Conversations in Black by Ed Gordon

  • They Can’t Kill Us Until They Kill Us by Hanif Aburraqib

  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

  • All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson

  • How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

  • Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Fiction Books

  • Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi

  • Full Disclosure by Cameron Garrett

  • The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin

  • An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

  • Riot Baby by Tochi Onyebuchi

  • Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid

  • Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

  • The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Dare

  • The Skin I’m In by Sharon G. Flake

  • Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia

  • The Deep by Rivers Solomon

  • Black Enough by Ibi Zoboi (an anthology)

  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Anti-Racism Book Lists for Kids

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