With all the events unfolding in the United States further to the death of George Floyd, here are some suggestions for viewing, listening, and reading.
All are available in HOOPLA:
P.S. I Cant’ Breathe
Directed by Rochelle White
A raw, uncensored glimpse into the Millions March NYC immediately after a grand jury deliberated to not indict the police officer responsible for the death of Eric Garner, who died when the officer put him in a chokehold during his arrest.
Stamped from the Beginning
By Ibram X. Kendi
In this deeply researched and fast-moving narrative, Kendi chronicles the entire story of anti-Black racist ideas and their staggering power over the course of American history.
Seeing Race in Modern America
By Matthew Pratt Guterl
In this fiercely urgent book, Guterl focuses on how and why we come to see race in very particular ways.
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