A collection of short stories exploring the lives of contemporary Indigenous peoples and communities, particularly those of the author’s own Nishnaabeg nation.
Fictional story about the impact of residential schools in Canada on families and Indigenous cultures. Though the story is fictional, the author took great care in ensuring that the novel accurately reflects the experience of Indigenous peoples and families.
Has a weekly podcast that discusses mental health topics related to Latinas, Latinos, and Latinx individuals in order to demystify myths and diagnoses. Also offers support to clients seeking individual counseling and providers.
Following the murder of Inuit university student Loretta Saunders in 2014, this fund was created to support legal advocacy and research against violence towards indigenous women in Canada.
"How To" Guides
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
Purple Hibiscus – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
So Long a Letter – Mariama Bâ
TV Series and Movies
13th (Ava DuVernay) – Netflix
American Son (Kenny Leon) – Netflix
Black Power Mixtape:1967-1975 – Available to rent
Blindspotting (Carlos López Estrada) – Huhu with Cinemax or available to rent
Clemency (Chinonye Chukwu – Available to rent
Dear White People (Justin Simien) – Netflix
Fruitvale Station (Ryan Coogler) – Available to rent
I Am Not Your Negro (James Baldwin) – Available to rent or on Kanopy
If Beale Street Could Talk (Barry Jenkins) – Hulu
Just Mercy (Destin Daniel Cretton) – Available to rent for free in June in the U.S.
King in the Wilderness – HBO
See You Yesterday (Stefon Bristol) – Netflix
Selma (Ava DuVernay) – Available to rent
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution – Available to rent
The Hate U Give (George Tillman Jr.) – Available to rent
When They See Us (Ava DuVernay) – Netflix
Organizations to Follow on Social Media
Organizations that provide an in-depth understanding of racism and injustice as they affect different communities.
Additional Resources and Tools for Understanding and Addressing Racism
Aims to promote justice, development and peace within the MENA region (Middle East, North Africa), and here at home in Canada.
Sign petitions, call or text, and/or donate to advocate for change.
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