I don’t know how to begin this article. My heart aches for those lost, and I’m angry that we, as a society, let it get this far.
We need to do better.
We need to BE better.
Here’s where we can start.
Learn about the issue:
5 essential books to read on making cities anti-racist
This List Of Books, Films And Podcasts About Racism Is A Start, Not A Panacea
7 Books on Anti-Racism 2020 | The Strategist
Movies to Watch to Educate Yourself About Racism, Protests | Time
So you want to learn about racism in America? Stream these 20 compelling movies and TV shows
A Detailed List of Anti-Racism Resources – Wake-Up Call
Check your Facts:
FactCheck.org – A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center
Snopes.com – The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.
NPR Fact Check
Know your Rights:
Know Your Rights | Protesters’ Rights
First Amendment | US Constitution
Fifth Amendment | US Constitution
Miranda Warning | Wex | US Law | LII / Legal
And Support where you can:
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
Donate to the ACLU | American Civil Liberties Union
We Stand Together: Supporting Justice + Equality
75 Black-Owned Businesses To Support
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The future, OUR future, begins today.