Anti-Oppression Resources…just a start!

Privilege comes in many forms and it is our role to identify our own privileges and then to dismantle the systems of oppression that we live within. This world is good for none of us, and only when we can create one that is equitable and inclusive of all people will we finally be free.

Books to Read

Fearing the Black Body, The Racial Origins of Fatphobia
by Sabrina Strings

The Body is Not an Apology
by Sonya Renee Taylor

How to Be Anti-Racist
by Ibram X. Kendi

Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction and the Meaning of Liberty
by Dorothy Roberts

Medical Apartheid
by Harriet A. Washington

My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies
by Resmaa Menakem

A People’s History of the United States
by Howard Zinn

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria
by Beverly Daniels Tatum

Between the World and Me
by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Revolutionary Mothering
edited by Alexis Pauline-Gumbs

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

Emergent Stratedy
by adrienne maree brown

by Roxane Gay

by Christy Harrison

Health At Every Size
by Lindo Bacon

Anti-Racist Baby (kids)
by Ibram X. Kenzi

A is for Activist (kids)
by Innosanto Nagara

Julian is a Mermaid (kids)
by Jessica Love

The People Shall Continue
by Simon J. Ortiz

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story (kids)
by Kevin Noble Maillard

Bodies are Cool (kids)
by Tyler Feder

Red (kids)
by Michael Hall

C is for Consent (kids)
by Eleanor Morrison and Faye Orlove

Videos to Watch


The Color of Fear

I am Not Your Negro

Race: The Power of an Illusion

Just Mercy

The Life and Death of Marsha P. Johnson

There are so many more than these. Just keep learning and listening and acting. If you want to share info with me, please reach out to