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Black Lives Matter: An Antiracist Research & Action Guide: Getting Started


This guide is designed to be a starting point for research on antiracism, with a focus on resources made available by FDU Libraries. It is by no means comprehensive, and we will be adding to both this guide and our collection overtime. If you would like to suggest a resource - whether it be a website, book, organization, or article - please do so by filling out the form below. 

Antiracist Resource & Policy Center and Other Organizations

Recommended Databases

What is Antiracism?

TED, "The difference between being "not racist" and antiracist"

A conversation with the author of How to Be an Antiracist, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

Black Lives Matter

A TED interview with the founders of Black Lives Matter: Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi

High-profile Victims of Police Brutality or Racially Motivated Violence

Trayvon Martin - 2012 - Sanford, Florida

Rekia Boyd - 2012 - Chicago, Illinois

Michael Brown - 2014 - Ferguson, Missouri

Eric Garner - 2014 - New York City, New York

Freddie Gray - 2015 - Baltimore, Maryland

Pamela Turner - 2019 - Baytown, Texas

Breonna Taylor - 2020 - Louisville, Kentucky

George Floyd - 2020 - Minneapolis, Minnesota

Tyre Nichols - 2023 - Memphis, Tennessee

Recommended Reading

To search for these titles and more in our library, use the Discovery Catalog