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Living Room Conversations
The motto of Living Room Conversations is respect, relate, connect. We know that in the pursuit of racial equity, individual conversations are not the final stop in the journey. Conversations can help us better understand individual bias and racism, as well as consider how racism is part of our systems and institutions." For more information, contact email@example.com
Created by Nikole Hannah-Jones
A diverse group of authors trace American history from the first arrival of enslaved people, through essays, poems, photographs, and more, in an expanded version of the groundbreaking New York Times Magazine series.
by Michelle Alexander
A New York Times op-ed contextualizing the 2020 state of racism and white supremacy as an inevitable outcome of a collective narrative steeped in denial.
WATCH & LISTEN
Podcast hosted by Brandon Kyle Goodman explores race and relationships. Each episode is an intimate conversation between two people who know each other well, and have had or are still having a struggle to cross the racial barrier. We bring them together so they can finally have a real conversation about race, and we can all learn how to be anti-racist in our daily lives. Debby Irving has a small role in each episode (episodes 30 - 50 mins).
TED Talk by Vernā Myers, encourages work vigorously to counter balance bias by connecting with and learning about and from the groups we fear (19 minutes).
From Serial and The New York Times, reporter Chana Joffe-Walt looks at the 60-year relationship between white parents and the public school down the block. Includes reading list and discussion guide.
A New York Times audio series, hosted by Nikole Hannah-Jones, that examines how slavery has transformed America, connecting past and present through the oldest form of storytelling (episodes 30 - 45 mins).