A Place to Start...
The Racial Justice Task Force compiled a list of resources for both adults and children to increase our awareness and address racism in our world. As well, we will be offering other opportunities for our members to listen, learn and lead. This resource list will be updated periodically. Suggestions and feedback are welcome.
African American Artist Henry Tanner: A Virtual Presentation
Please enjoy a special video that features the artwork and story of Henry Osawa Tanner. An artist of international renown, Henry Tanner was an African American who often communicated his Christian faith and spirituality in his artwork. Special thanks to Betty Knupp for presenting and Sara Wetz for editing this piece for our edification and enjoyment!
Movies for Adults
Books for Teens
Books for Young Children
- Brene Brown interview with Ibram X Kendi: https://brenebrown.com/podcast/brene-with-ibram-x-kendi-on-how-to-be-an-antiracist/
- Next Question with Austin Channing Brown: https://www.tnqshow.com
- Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man: Conversations with Emmanuel Acho about race that many white people have never been able to have: https://uncomfortableconvos.com
Additional Resources for talking with children-youth
- Podcast- Safe Space Radio- talking to white kids about race and racism -https://safespaceradio.com/talking-to-white-kids-about-race-racism/