Black Lives Matter

We've created this space to amplify voices from the Black community, share resources we have vetted and been guided towards by the Black community, and stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Together let's turn the tide and stand up to racial injustice, systemic racism, and oppression. 

OUR PLEDGE OF ACTION

DONATE

NAACP Legal Defense Fund

They seek structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans.

ACLU

Their mission is to realize the promise of the United States Constitution for all and expand the reach of its guarantees.

Black Lives Matter Chapter 

Find your local chapter. Their mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes.

Know Your Rights Camp

Their mission is to advance the liberation and well being of Black and Brown communities through education, self empowerment, mass-mobilization and the creation of new systems that elevate the next generation of change leaders.

The Innocence Project

The Innocence Project works to exonerate the wrongly convicted through DNA testing and reforms the criminal justice system to prevent future injustices. 

Fair Fight

They promote fair elections in Georgia and around the country, encourage voter participation in elections, and educate voters about elections and their voting rights. Fair Fight brings awareness to the public on election reform, advocates for election reform at all levels, and engages in other voter education programs and communications.

OpenDoors 

Our local nonprofit partner who serves 100% students of color with a mission to break the cycle of poverty through education one child at a time.


READ

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad

How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson

Mental Health Issues Facing the Black Community by Sunshine Behavioral Health


CHILDREN'S BOOKS

A Kids Book About Racism by Jelani Memory

The Skin You Live In by Michael Tyler

The Colors of Us by Karen Katz

The Skin I'm In by Pat Thomas

Little Leaders by Vashti Harrison


WATCH

Systemic Racism Explained

Life of Privilege Explained


LISTEN

GirlTrek’s Black History Bootcamp Podcast (SoulKu Team Favorite)

Mater Mea: 16 Podcasts Made For Black Moms, By Black Moms

Code Switch

Say Your Mind

Brené with Ibram X. Kendi on How to Be an Antiracist

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man

VOTE

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