Resources

The Racial Equity Roundtable has curated a list of resources from partners across the country if you are interested in developing your own analysis about race, racism and racial equity. We also encourage you to download and read the report that was released by the Roundtable in 2016 entitled The Racial Equity Dividend: Buffalo's Great Opportunity.  

Webinars

Intersection of Structural Racism and Structural Violence: Understanding Implications for Structural Change in Cities, Webinar #1
Focus: Structural Racism
Link: https://caseyfamily.adobeconnect.com/p4xakt05fo4/

Intersection of Structural Racism and Structural Violence: Understanding Implications for Structural Change in Cities, Webinar #2
Focus: Structural Violence
Link: https://caseyfamily.adobeconnect.com/p3qr9x9xyz0/

Intersection of Structural Racism and Structural Violence: Understanding Implications for Structural Change in Cities, Webinar #3
Focus: Structural Change
Link: https://caseyfamily.adobeconnect.com/p8bxvncu1og/

Documentaries

"13th" by director Ava DuVernay
"Traces of a Trade: A Story from the Deep North" directed by Katrina Browne, Alla Kovgan, and Jude Ray.

Videos

PBS three-part documentary entitled The Power of an Illusion
Link: http://www.pbs.org/race/000_General/000_00-Home.htm

Redlining Overview Clip from PBS documentary The Power of an Illusion 
Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmMs8eQP4T0

Books

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America
Author: Richard Rothstein

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

Between the World and Me
Author: Ta-Nehishi Coates

The Other Wes Moore
Author: Wes Moore 

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
Author: J.D. Vance

Between the World and Me
Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Color of Wealth
Author: Barbara Robles, et. al

Dog Whistle Politics
Author: Ian Haney Lopez

Hope and Despair in the American City
Author: Gerald Grant

Notes of a White Black Woman
Author: Judy Scales-Trent

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria
Author: Beverly Daniel Tatum

Environmental Racism and the Rise of Environmental Justice
Author: Luke W. Cole

White Like Me
Author: Tim Wise

My Beloved World
Author: Sonia Sotomayor

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Author: Matthew Desmond

Reports

Profile of the Native American Population in the Four-County Region of Western New York
Author: Terry L. Cross, MSW, PhD

Racial Equity Tools

www.racialequitytools.org

Racial Equity Impact Analysis Training - Click to learn more 

Partner Websites

Breaking Barriers - Boys & Young Men of Color 

Cities United 

Race Forward - The Center for Racial Justice Innovation

Policy Link

W.K. Kellogg Foundation - Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT)