FNA Racial Equity Committee Resources

The Racial Equity Committee is focused on increasing equity within the Fulton neighborhood by ensuring the FNA adopts equitable practices for all community members, engaging with neighbors and building understanding through education and connection. The Racial Equity Committee support policies that address systemic inequities on a local level.

Articles

The Impact of Structural Racism on Black Americans – Catalyst.org – Amelia Costigan, Keshia Garnett, Emily Troiano
https://www.catalyst.org/research/structural-racism-black-americans/

10 Movements and Moments to Help You Confront Systemic Racism in America – The Aspen Institute
https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/10-movements-moments-confront-systemic-racism-america/

Glossary for Understanding the Dismantling Structural Racism & Promoting Racial Equity – The Aspen Institute
https://www.aspeninstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/files/content/docs/rcc/RCC-Structural-Racism-Glossary.pdf

7 Ways You Can Take Action for Racial Justice Right Now – Globalcitizen.org
https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/how-to-support-racial-justice-black-americans/

Conversation Roadblocks – Race & Gender – Catalyst.org
https://www.catalyst.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Conversation-Roadblocks-Infographic-Print.pdf

Flip the Script: Race & Ethnicity in the Workplace – Catalyst.org
https://www.catalyst.org/research/flip-the-script-race-ethnicity-in-the-workplace/

Examples of Racial Microaggressions – School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota
https://sph.umn.edu/site/docs/hewg/microaggressions.pdf

Dear anti-racist allies: Here’s how to respond to microaggressions – CNN – Kristen Rogers

https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/05/health/racial-microaggressions-examples-responses-wellness/index.html

What is Intersectionality, and What Does it Have to do With Me? – YW Boston

https://www.ywboston.org/2017/03/what-is-intersectionality-and-what-does-it-have-to-do-with-me/

Videos

Jim Crow of the North – TPT: Twin Cities PBS
https://www.tpt.org/minnesota-experience/video/jim-crow-of-the-north-stijws/

The Origin of Race in the USA – TPT: Twin Cities PBS
https://www.pbs.org/video/the-origin-of-race-in-the-usa-wbm41s/

What is Ethnicity? – TPT: Twin Cities PBS
https://www.pbs.org/video/what-is-ethnicity-5ohuil/

Talks to help you understand racism in America – TED.com
https://www.ted.com/playlists/250/talks_to_help_you_understand_r

Podcasts

Throughline – NPR
https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510333/throughline

Code Switch – NPR
https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510312/codeswitch

1619 Project Podcast – New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/column/1619-project

Parents & Kids

Beyond the Golden Rule: A Parent’s Guide to Preventing and Responding to Prejudice – Teaching Tolerance
https://www.learningforjustice.org/sites/default/files/general/beyond_golden_rule.pdf

Diverse Book Finder
https://diversebookfinder.org/

How White Parents Can Talk to Their Kids About Race – NPR Life Kit
https://www.npr.org/2020/05/31/866426170/raising-white-kids-author-on-how-white-parents-can-talk-about-race

Other Resources

Interactive Map of Native Lands
https://native-land.ca/

Under Our Skin – The Seattle Times
https://projects.seattletimes.com/2016/under-our-skin/#

Allyship

Areas of Diversity in Daily Life – Instagram: @ohhappydani – Danielle Coke
https://www.instagram.com/p/CAGhlB5Fyzq/

My Role in a Social Change Ecosystem – Medium.com – Deepa Iyer
https://dviyer.medium.com/my-role-in-a-social-change-ecosystem-a-mid-year-check-in-1d852589cdb1

Allyship (& Accomplice): The What, Why, and How – Medium.com – Michelle Kim
https://medium.com/awaken-blog/allyship-vs-accomplice-the-what-why-and-how-f3da767d48cc