The first step to partake in a fight is to understand it, in order to act as an ally.

La Chapelle has compiled a non-exhaustive list of resources to educate oneself about topics around racism, antiracism, the white priviledge and the white supremacy, as well as some suggestions on how you can take action.

Listen - Educate oneself - Take a stance - Act

 

EDUCATION : BOOKS

  • White Fragility – Robin DiAngelo
  • So You Want To Talk About Race – Ijeoma Oluo
  • How to Be An Antiracist – Ibram X. Kendi
  • Me and White Supremacy – Layla Saad
  • Tears We Cannot Stop – Michael Eric Dyson
  • The New Jim Crow – Michelle Alexander
  • Minor Feelings – Cathy Park Hong
  • They Can’t Kill Us All – Wesley Lowery
  • I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
  • Stamped – Jason Raynolds & Ibram X. Kendi

 

EDUCATION : FILMS & SERIES

  • 13th - Ava DuVernay
  • When They See Us (series) – Ava DuVernay
  • Strong Island – Yance Ford
  • LA 92 – Daniel Lindsay & T.J Martin
  • L’histoire Kalief Browder (series – Netflix) – Jenner Furst, Julia Willoughby Nason, Nick Sandow

 

ACT : DONATE

 

ACT : PETITIONS AND CALLS FOR ACTION

 

ACT : PROTESTS (Montréal)

Protest against police brutality and racism

Sunday, June 7, 2020, 10:00 

Place Émilie-Gamelin

Organisations présentes : comité Québec con Ayotzinapa - Bat Bravo pou lajenes- Fondation Busta John - Hoodstock - Affirmation de la femme Afro du Québec - organisme Evolujeunes 1930 - Black Rose Alliance - OFC community Directory Bottin Communautaire.



LISTEN AND STAY INFORMED : NEWS

FOLLOW : Justice for Victims of Police Killings

Canadiandimension.com : Yes, Canada has a racism crisis and its killing black and indigenous peoples

CBC : Systemic racism and police brutality in Quebec

CBC, The Current : Police brutality continually treated like a one off in Canada says Desmond Cole