Resources on Anti-Racism

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WATCH or LISTEN

Pope Francis and the US Bishops Respond to the Killing of George Floyd

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=JiXydrXXGLI&feature=emb_title

Georgetown Dialogue on Racism on Our Streets and In Our Structures

https://mailchi.mp/georgetown/video-media-available-from-georgetown-dialogue-with-archbishop-gregory-on-racism-in-our-streets-and-structures?e=495ec1496f

Brene’ Brown podcast with Ibram X. Kendi, How to Be and Anti-Racist

https://brenebrown.com/podcast/brene-with-ibram-x-kendi-on-how-to-be-an-antiracist/

READ

Pastoral Letter on Racism – Open Wide Our Hearts

https://www.scd.org/sites/default/files/2020-06/open-wide-our-hearts.pdf

Study Guide for Open Wide Our Hearts

https://www.scd.org/sites/default/files/2020-06/study-guide-open-hearts-2019-09.pdf

BOOKS

Bryan Stevenson’s book Just Mercy

https://www.npr.org/2014/10/20/356964925/one-lawyers-fight-for-young-blacks-and-just-mercy

Jim Wallis’ book America’s Original Sin

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26568651-america-s-original-sin?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=L19dhDg9N6&rank=1

Miles McPherson, Pastor of the Rock Church, San Diego, The Third Option

https://www.goodreads.com/author/list/132399.Miles_McPherson

Debby Irving’s book Waking Up White  

https://debbyirving.com/the-book/

Books To Help Explain Racism and Protest to Children; The conversation about race needs to start early and keep happening. Read in The New York Times:

https://apple.news/ADfcBJATpR5eNBDACmaaXsQ

Books noted in Commonweal Magazine