Creating an Anti-Racist Agenda
A Sampling of a Few Wonderful Books by or About White Anti-Racist Activists and Organizers.
Joe Barndt, 'Preaching to the Choir'
Anne Braden, 'An Unfinished Revolution'
Mickey Ellinger, 'Any Number Can Sing'
Che Guevara, 'At the Risk of Seeming Ridiculous...'
Ted Glick, 'The Responsibilities of Anti-Racist Whites'
Horace Seldon, 'Some Characteristics of Anti-Racism'
I. Act On Your Principles
Some Tools for Reflection and Accountability
Margo Adair, 'To Equalize the Power Among Us'
Chris Crass, 'Forging a Movement on Shifting Ground'
Alexa Hauser, 'Toward Anti-Racist Action'
Suzanne Pharr, 'A Moral Imperative'
Horace Seldon, 'Open Letter to White Males'
Some Tools for Challenging Individual White Privilege Behavior
Jan Adams, 'Moving from Unease to Action'
Kusum Crimmel, 'Being an Ally' (adapted from the Todos Institute)
Suzanne Davies, 'Respectful Dialogue'
Jennifer Holladay, 'Roles We Can Play'
Some Tools for Challenging Group White Privilege Behavior
European Dissent, 'Accountability Statement'
SPARC, 'Accountability Statement'
Immigrant Rights Action Pledge, 'I Pledge to Resist Attacks on Immigrants'
II. Creating an Anti-Racist Culture of Resistance
Tema Okun, 'White Supremacy Culture'
Sharon Martinas, 'The Culture of White Supremacy'
Andy Smith, 'For All Those Who Were Indian in a Former Life'
Think Again, 'White Blight'
Recreating the True U.S. Herstory
Mickey Ellinger, 'Reparation'
Sharon Martinas, 'White Supremacist by the Bay'
Elizabeth (Betita) Martinez, 'Reinventing America'
Horace Seldon, 'Notes from a Mis-educated White Man'
Sabina virgo, 'Labor's May Day'
Family Herstories (How European Immigrants Became White People)
James Baldwin, 'On Being White and Other Lies'
CWS, 'Family Herstories'workshop
Mickey Ellinger, 'Melting Pot'
Jewish Study Group, San Francisco, CA, 'Let My People Go! Seder in the Streets'
Sharon Martinas, 'My Family History'
Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, 'Patrimony'
Juliet Ucelli, 'Italian-Americans: Say basta to Columbus'
Amy Edgington, 'Growing Up with Racism: A Personal Odyssey'
Amy Edgington, 'Moving Beyond White Guilt'
Sharing Stories (of anti-racist activists)
Jan Gardener, 'They Died For Freedom'
Roxanne Dunbar ortiz, 'Red Diaper Baby?'
Robin Templeton, 'Return'
Sue Thrasher, 'Degrees of Change'
Naomi White, Darrel Myers, and JoJo White, 'What Killed JoJo?' and 'Peace'
Challenging White Social Justice Culture
III. Stand In Solidarity
Breaking the Silence on State Violence
'Packet of Articles':
Jan Adams and Rebecca Gordon, 'What Kind of Solidarity Movement Do We Want?'
Linda Evans, 'Alliance Building: two essays'
Alicia Grogan-Brown, 'Linking Our Struggles: Strengthening Solidarity Work with Roots in Anti-Racism'
Amanda Klonsky and Daraka Larimore-Hall, 'ain't gonna let segregation turn us round: thoughts on building an inter-racial and anti-racist student movement'
Sharon Martinas, 'Fighting White Supremacy in Progressive Movements'
Laura Whitehorn, 'Inside Looking Out'
Solidarity with Political Prisoners:
Language is a Human Right: