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If you’re just now joining us, be sure to check out our first round-up; it offers a lot of solid foundational information on how to start your journey towards being a good ally. (It is a journey, so get ready to put in the work.) Additionally, here’s last week’s round-up. This week we continue with important things to read and do in the fight for racial justice:

In case you missed it, here’s everything you need to know about the BREATHE Act.

Bookmark this toolkit for ending qualified immunity. 

Sign this petition to demand justice for Vauhxx Rush Booker, who was the target of a failed lynching in Monroe County in Indiana on July 4th. No arrests have been made.

And continue to demand justice for Elijah McClain and Breonna Taylor.

If you’re not listening to Seeing White, start.

In academia? Read Ten Simple Rules for Building an Anti-Racist Research Lab

“To be sure, diversity is an important priority. But representation is insufficient, particularly if efforts are not made to transform culture and decision-making processes.” Nadia Owusu writes Is Your Business Model Anti-Racist?

“White people have a moral obligation to help dismantle white supremacy. But it would be wrong to see anti-racism only as a moral imperative. Now, as in the past, poor and working-class white people have a shared interest in fighting racism and destroying its material infrastructure.” Nick French writes Solidarity Should Be the Basis of White Anti-Racism, Not “Allyship”.

Dreaming Out Loud’s Black Farm CSA kicks off today; here’s what you need to know, and how you can support them even without joining the CSA.

16 words to know regarding race, gender and diversity via Business Insider. (Maybe a bit elementary for some, but a good resource to pass along to people who are just beginning their allyship journey.)

And if you’re a soccer fan, definitely check out this chat between Crystal Dunn and Brianna Pinto; they give a lot of insight into what it’s like to play the sport as a Black woman, and how there’s still a lot of catching up to do when it comes to representation:

Thank you – please stay safe, mobilized and vigilant out there.

This is by no means an exhaustive list, which is why we’ll be continuing to update on a weekly basis. If you have suggestions, or experiences you’d want to share – we have this platform, and would like to offer it up to you – please feel free to get in touch anytime by emailing [email protected]

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