Pen-Del Anti-Racism Resources

June 03, 2020


Systemic Racism and Discrimination during Covid-19 - YouTube

Anti-Racism Resources:


25 Things Your Congregation Can Do To Affirm Diversity and Challenge Racism

Letter: A Lament to my Sons:  BY REV. DR. RON BELL

Are We Under Attack? with Ron Bell


Video and Discussion Guides: Racial Justice Tools for Leaders Ways United MEthodists Can Take a Stand Against Racism Deconstructing White Privilege Conversations with community and faith leaders to discuss and uncover the disparities of race, ethnicity, age, and socioeconomic status. Systemic Racism, Covid 19 and Inequities and Consequences to the Black Community    Being an Ally with People of Color

Vital Conversations…A video based series that can be used for small group discussion. There are four volumes. The 1st volume may help the best for racial injustice study. Vol. 1 Meaning Conversations about Race Video with Discussion Guide Building of Bridges to Community Video with Discussion Guide Struggles in American Race Relations video with Discussion Guide Reverse Racism video with Discussion Guide Dr. Robin DiAngelo discusses White Fragility Dr. Carol Anderson discusses White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Nation’s Divide Jim Crow of the North, an documentary of housing segregation in Minneanapolis (before the death of George Floyd) A Service of Lament led by Denominational Leaders


Suggested Books:

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism By Robin DiAngeloMichael Eric Dyson 

Me and my White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F.Saad

So You Want to Talk About Race By Ijeoma Oluo

America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America By Jim WallisBryan Stevenson

Disrupting White Supremacy By Jennifer Harvey (Editor), Karin A. Case (Editor), Robin Hawley Gorsline (Editor)

White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son By Tim Wise

White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide By Carol Anderson

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race By Beverly Daniel Tatum

Acting White?: Rethinking Race in Post-Racial America By Devon W. CarbadoMitu Gulati

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

Color Blind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics and the Retreat from Racial Equality By Tim Wise
Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race By Debby Irving

Understanding White Privilege: Creating Pathways to Authentic Relationships Across Race (Teaching/Learning Social Justice) By Frances Kendall

The Emperor Has No Clothes: Teaching about Race and Racism to People Who Don't Want to Know (Educational Leadership for Social Justice) By Tema Jon Okun

Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence: Understanding and Facilitating Difficult Dialogues on Race By Derald Wing Sue

Witnessing Whiteness By Shelly Tochluk

Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice By Paul Kivel

Can “White” People be Saved? Triangulating Race, Theology, and Mission Edited By Love L. Sechrest, Johnny Ramirez-Johnson and Amos Yong

The Cross and the Lynching Tree By James Cone

Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin

The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism by Jemar Tisby