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Education & Resource Guides

Directions: Click on any of the hyperlinks below to navigate directly to all of our free Education & Resource Guides. If any of these resources are useful, consider making a donation and/or purchasing some of our merchandise.  Table of Contents  Medicalized Racism & the Social Determinants of Health Dehumanization, Criminalization, & Punishment of Black Children Social Construction of Race & Racism African-American Armed Resistance & Firearm Safety/Operation Join, Support & Donate to Black-Led Organizations, Initiatives, & Media  African-American Maternal Health, Birth Work, and Doulas Performative Activism

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Medicalized Racism & the Social Determinants of Health

If this resource is useful, consider making a donation and/or purchasing some of our merchandise.  MEDICALIZED RACISM: THE FOLLOWING TEXTS AND AUTHOR PRESENTATIONS COVER TOPICS SUCH AS HISTORIC AND CONTEMPORARY EVIDENCE OF MEDICALIZED ANTIBLACKNESS, SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF RACE, IDEOLOGIES USED TO JUSTIFY MEDICAL ABUSE OF ENSLAVED AFRICANS AND BLACK PEOPLE. MEDICAL APARTHEID BY HARRIET WASHINGTON (Youtube Lecture on Book) KILLING THE BLACK BODY BY DOROTHY ROBERTS (Youtube Lecture on Book) THE PRICE FOR THEIR POUND OF FLESH BY DAINA BERRY (Youtube Lecture on Book) MEDICAL BONDAGE BY DEIRDRE COOPER OWENS (Youtube Lecture on Book) FATAL INVENTION BY DOROTHY ROBERTS (Youtube Lecture on Book) MEDICALIZING BLACKNESS BY RANA HOGARTH (Youtube Lecture on Book) ACRES OF SKIN BY ALLEN HORNBLUM (Youtube Documentary on Book) SLAVERY AT...

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Social Construction of Race & Racism

If this resource is useful, consider making a donation and/or purchasing some of our merchandise.  Below are 5 critical YouTube presentations on the social construction of race and racism.  WHEN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION WAS WHITE (IRA KATZNELSON) WHITE SUPREMACY, ETHNIC PROJECTS, AND THE NATIONAL IMAGINARY (VILNA BASHI TREITLER) LIBERALISM & RACIAL JUSTICE (CHARLES W. MILLS) GREATER IS THEIR SIN: BIOLOGICAL DETERMINISM IN THE AGE OF GENOMICS (JOSEPH L. GRAVES JR.) RACISM WITHOUT RACISTS (EDUARDO BONILLA-SILVA

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Dehumanization, Criminalization, & Punishment of Black Children

If this resource is useful, consider making a donation and/or purchasing some of our merchandise.  Online Reading  Get Out!: Black Male Suspensions in California Public Schools (Wood, Harris III, & Howard, 2018) - Report on School Discipline Black Girls Matter: Pushed-Out, Overpoliced, and Underprotected (Crenshaw, Ocen, & Nanda, 2015) - Report on School Discipline The Essence of Innocence: Consequences of Dehumanizing Black Children (Goff et al., 2014) - Academic Journal Article Discipline Disparities for Black Students, Boys, and Students with Disabilities (U.S. Government Accountability Office, 2018) Youtube Videos Black Minds Matter: Addressing Disproportionate Suspensions of Black Children and Youth (2021) Pushout: A Discussion about the Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools (Morris, 2016) Race, Revolution, and the Struggle for Quality Education (Stovall, 2015) Antiblackness...

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African-American Maternal Health, Birth Work, and Doulas

If this resource is useful, consider making a donation and/or purchasing some of our merchandise.  Research & Data African-American mothers’ persistent excessive maternal death rates Black Women's Maternal Health: A Multifaceted Approach to Addressing Persistent and Dire Health Disparities  Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Pregnancy-Related Deaths — United States, 2007–2016 Breastfeeding Indicators, Rates, Disparities, and Improvements Breastfeeding Disparities in African American Women Top Five Reasons We Need A Black Breastfeeding Week Who, What, Why: Why do African-American women breastfeed less? Breastfeeding Disparities in African American Women Your Guide to Breastfeeding for African American Women Instagram Accounts to Follow - Practitioners, Organizations, & Resources  @blackdoulaproject @nationalblackdoulas @blackwomenbirthing @blackwomenshealth @blackmidwivesalliance @blacksistersmidwifery @blackbirthworkersrock @blackwomenbirthing @birthbygrace @natalstories @iamksealsallers - Black Breastfeeding Week & @theirthapp Founder @devoncharise - Doula...

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