Resources

Organizations & Websites Addressing Racism

Union of Black Episcopalians – One Human Race
Interfaith Action of Central Texas
Undoing Racism Austin
Black Lives Matter

Color of Change

The People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond:  Undoing Racism
CrossRoads Antiracism Organizing and Training
Race Forward:  The Center for Racial Justice Innovation
National Coalition Building Institute
DiversityInc
Civil Conversations Project

Suggested Readings

African American

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Understanding and Dismantling Racism:  The Twenty-First Century Challenge to White America – Joseph Barndt
Between the World and Me – Ta-Nehisi Coates
March- John Lewis
Seeds of Empire:  Ccotton, Slavery and Transformation of the Texas Borderlands, 1800-1850 – Andrew J. Torget
The Upshaws of County LIne:  An American Family – Richard Orton
Jubilee – Margaret Walker

LatinX

White But Not Equal: Mexican Americans, Jury Discrimination, and the Supreme Court by Ignacio M. Garcia
Revolution in Texas:  How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Supression Turned Mexicans into Americans by Benjamin Heber Johnson
No Mexicans Women or Dogs Allowed:  The Rise of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement by Cynthia E. Orozco

Multicultural/Diversity
Invisible in Austin; Life and Labor in An American City – edited by Javier Auyero

Other sites of interest
Texas Slavery Project

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