Websites & Organizations
- ACLU Racial Justice Program:
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Racial Justice Program aims to preserve and extend constitutionally guaranteed rights to people who have historically been denied their rights on the basis of race.
- Black Lives Matter:
Created in 2012 after Trayvon Martin’s murderer, Black Lives Matter is a chapter-based national organization working to (re)build the Black liberation movement.
- Brennan Center for Justice:
The Brennan Center fights for a fair justice system with rational policies and equal access to courts to help fix these racial disparities.
- Living Room Conversations
Founded to revive civil discourse through conversation, Living Room Conversations are a conversational bridge across issues that divide and separate us. The goal is to increase understanding, reveal common ground, and allow us to discuss possible solutions.
- Media Matters on Racial Justice:
Blog posts about media coverage of race and racism from a progressive research center dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting misinformation.
- Showing up for Racial Justice:
This national network of individuals and groups mobilizes white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability.
- Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)
The SPLC uses litigation, education, and advocacy to fight hate and bigotry and seek justice for the most vulnerable citizens. They work in the Deep South to monitor and expose the activities of hate groups, teach tolerance to children, and educate visitors through their Civil Rights Memorial.
- Teaching Tolerance
Teaching Tolerance provides free resources to K-12 educators looking to teach young people to be active participants in a diverse democracy. The materials supplement curriculum to create civil and inclusive school communities where children are respected, valued, and welcome.
- Urban Rural Pen Pal Program
A resource for educators and teachers K-12 interested in bridging the gap between urban and rural populations through children participating in a pen-pal program. This program launched in 2017-2018 school year.