SHARING what we are tuned into in our learning.
We are anti-racists, committed to educating ourselves, learning, unlearning and listening right now, standing beside our Black sisters and brothers.
Sharing some resources we have found helpful thus far in our unlearning of systemic racism and of white privilege. Some of the content comes from our own Essential Sisters of colour.
~ UNTAMED – Glennon Doyle, most notably the chapter Racist.
~ HEAVY – Kiese Laymon
~ WHITE PRIVILEGE: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack – Peggy McIntosh. Article.
~ THE PANDEMIC OF BLACK TRAUMA WILL NEVER END – Kathleen Newman-Bremang 🇨🇦
~ Maryamhasnaa Cord Cutting and Forgiveness guided meditation by HASNAA
~ Angel Kyodo Williams @zenchangeangel
~ Rachel Ricketts “Spiritual Activism 101” online course
~ Unlocking Us. Brene Brown and Austin Channing Brown on “I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness”
~ The Root Cause of Racism, the trap of anti-racism education and how to become an authentic ally with April Dawn Harter
~ New York Times, “The Daily” podcast, Introducing 1619, a NYT Audio Series
~ A Kitchen Table Talk on Race, a 5-part Series, with Francisco Sisters, all beloved Essential Sisters – Alia Anderson, Afiya Chown, Janelle Francisco Borden
~ The Conscious Kid
~ How to Talk to Kids About Race, a segment of the Kitchen Table Talk on Race, Francisco Sisters
art + learning
~ New York Times 1619 America Slavery
~ Lullaby for our Black sisters to relax + rest
~ Trigger Protection Mantra, Jhene Aiko