racial justice

28 Racial Justice Organizations to Support

Plus, 13 educational tools on how to be actively anti-racist.

Confronting racism is a daily reality. The media, publishing, fashion, and beauty industries are some of the worst culprits when it comes to inclusive hiring practices, promoting black talent, and otherwise creating a culture wherein we are not just featuring black and brown faces on our homepages, but actively supporting colleagues behind the scenes. We’re one of many platforms that has fallen short in terms of hiring and retaining black talent and amplifying black stories and experiences. We’re learning, as we hope you, our reader, are doing as well. But we’re also putting our dollars to good use, not just supporting black-owned businesses, but donating to organizations that help to dismantle institutional racism, fund bail-out projects, address police brutality and re-training programs, aid in violence prevention, and support anti-racist solutions on a local and national level.

We encourage you to explore this list of educational resources as well as organizations to which you can direct your donations.

 

Charities & Funds

Black Lives Matter

Color of Change

Advancement Project

Know Your Rights Camp

Black Visions Collective

Fair Fight

Minnesota Freedom Form

Brooklyn Bail Fund

National Bail Fund Network

Communities Against Police Brutality

National Police Accountability Project

NAACP Legal Defense Fund

The Bail Project

Reclaim the Block

Campaign Zero

Equal Justice Initiative

No White Saviors

Southern Poverty Law Center

National Council for Incarcerated & Formerly Incarcerated Women & Girls

The Sentencing Project

Black Women Radicals

SURJ Showing Up for Racial Justice

Donate to Bail Funds for Protestors

National Bail Out

Black Youth Project 100

Solutions Not Punishments Collaborative

Loveland Therapy Fund

 

Reading & Education

The National Museum of African American History & Culture Talking about Race Portal

We Buy Black

The Urgency of Intersectionality Ted Talk by Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw

The Case for Reparations by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Code Switch by NPR

The Century Foundation

Progressives Everywhere

10 Steps to Non-optical Allyship

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lorde

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People about Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge⁣⁣⁣

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle by Angela Davis

1619 by The New York Times

 

Photo: Getty

 

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