Anti-Racism Resources for STEM Education Centerspublished Jun 26, 2020 11:22am
At NSEC 2020, we asked participants to share resources related to ending racism. This is a non-comprehensive crowd-sourced collection.
Crowd-sourced Mega Lists
- Scaffolded Anti-Racist Resources - This is a working document for scaffolding anti-racism resources. The goal is to facilitate growth for white folks to become allies, and eventually accomplices for anti-racist work. These resources have been ordered in an attempt to make them more accessible. We will continue to add resources - .
- Antiracism Resources - This document has a where to start section; what to say to family; videos and podcasts recommendations and more. bit.ly/resourcesantiracist
- Just released, ASCN has a collection of resources on diversity, equity, and inclusion: https://ascnhighered.org/ASCN/posts/dei_resources.html
- Many Black Faculty are using this hashtag to share their experiences in the academy: #blackintheivory
- I Don't Need 'Love' Texts From My White Friends: I need them to fight anti-blackness by Chad Sanders https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/05/opinion/whites-anti-blackness-protests.html (REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION)
- "How to Support the Struggle Against Police Brutality", Claire Lampen in New York Magazine: https://www.thecut.com/article/george-floyd-protests-how-to-help-where-to-donate.html
- "We're not 'all in this together,' and we never were", Leonard Pitts in Portland Press Herald: https://www.pressherald.com/2020/05/06/leonard-pitts-were-not-all-in-this-together-and-we-never-were/
- "Check your Privilege Campaign" University of San Francisco, Dr. Ja'Nina Garrett-Walker: https://myusf.usfca.edu/student-life/intercultural-center/check-your-privilege
- 400 years and (re)counting | Science by Shirley Malcolm -https://science.sciencemag.org/content/365/6459/1221.full
- How to Be an Antiracist, by Ibram Kendi
- White Fragility, by Robin Diangelo
- Why Are all the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria by Beverly Daniel Tatum
- Me and White Supremacy, by Layla Saad
- Racial Formation in the United States, by Michael Omi and Howard Winant
- Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America, by Eduardo Bonila-Silva
- The Color of Law, by Richard Rothstein
- They Said This Would Be Fun: Race, Campus Life, and Growing Up, by Eternity Martis
- Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates
- I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness, by Austin Channing Brown
- Here is a list of anti-racism books geared towards children, curated by New York Magazine: https://nymag.com/strategist/article/anti-racist-childrens-books.html
- September 27, 1966: Martin Luther King, Jr.—A riot is the language of the unheard. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_K0BWXjJv5s
- A conversation with President Obama: Reimagining Policing in the Wake of Continued Police Violence on June 3, 2020 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_qB6SsErpA
- George Floyd, Minneapolis Protests, Ahmaud Arbery & Amy Cooper | The Daily Social Distancing Show on May 29, 2020 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4amCfVbA_c
- Before You Call the Cops – The Tyler Merritt Project - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKeITMzMn7w&feature=youtu.be
- Unequal Opportunity Race: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vX_Vzl-r8NY (4 minutes)
- Talk about how racism has evolved through American history: https://youtu.be/nBFYQu1ZYD0 (15.5 minutes)
- Why Cities are Still So Segregated: https://youtu.be/O5FBJyqfoLM (6.5 minutes)
- Black parents having "The Talk" with their young sons: https://youtu.be/1f7lvVIK2f0 (25 minutes)
- CNN Town Hall with the characters from Sesame Street:
- Franklin Institute Videos
- Race and Space Part 1 addresses why there are so few black astronomers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FuMnvAgVzc
- Race and Space Part 2 looks at how identity contributes to people's work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBT2HXKcNiI
- Race and Space Part 3 is on how black astronomers survive in their careers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vpYciz4sDoQ
- Overt Vs. Covert White Supremacy -https://img.huffingtonpost.com/asset/599896882700001700d4fd45.jpg?ops=scalefit_630_noupscale
- Illustrating Equity vs. Equality https://interactioninstitute.org/illustrating-equality-vs-equity/
Statements and Resources from Scholarly Societies on #ShutdownSTEM on June 10, 2020.
- The Association of Black Anthropologists has issued a "Statement Against Police Violence and Anti-Black Racism" which includes some very clear calls for the kinds of changes that can be made inside the structures of departments and institutions.
- ParticlesforJustice,a community of Black physicists, have a statement on supporting #Strike4BlackLives, #ShutdownSTEM, and #Shutdownacademia on June 10. They also have a list of recommended resources that includes self-care resources for black people, books, online articles, kid-friendly resources, and more.
- Blog post at the American Mathematical Society (AMS) on #ShutdownSTEM: https://blogs.ams.org/inclusionexclusion/2020/06/06/shutdownmath/
- AAAS and Science will be observing the day.
- American Physical Society will be closed on June 10.
- Physical Review Letters scientific journal will not publish or tweet any papers.
- March for Science will join.