Robinson Diversity Consulting Resources and References

Resources and References

Videos/ Documentaries about CRT, Race and Systemic Racism

Amend: The Fight For America

An Overview of Critical Race Theory video

Race: The Power of An Illusion, 3-part PBS documentary series – available through here

True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality HBO documentary

White Like Me: Race, Racism and White Privilege in America featuring Tim Wise, available through here

13th Documentary

Books of Race and Racism

A Beginner’s List of Accessible and Readable Books

Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People, Mahzarin Banaji and Anthony Greenwald

Castes: The Origins of Our Discontents, Isabel Wilkerson

Dear White America: Letter to a New Minority, Tim Wise

Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America’s Heartland, Jonathan Metzl

Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century, Dorothy Roberts

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black American, James Forman

One Drop: Shifting the Lens On Race, Yaba Blay

Racism without Racists: Color-blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America, Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated American, Richard Rothstein

The New Jim Crow – Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, Michelle Alexander

The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together, Heather McGhee

Uncomfortable Conversations With A Black Man, Emmanuel Acho

We Are Not Yet Equal, Carol Anderson and Tonya Bolden

What Does It Mean to Be White? Developing White Racial Literacy, Robin DiAngelo

When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth Century America, Ira Katznelson

White By Law: The Legal Construction of Race, Ian Haney Lopez