Presents: Building an Antiracist Society Part 2 Recording and Resources

This week, we continued the conversation with CEO and President Brenda Darden Wilkerson on “Building an Antiracist Society,” hosted by Mitali Chakraborty, Chief of Staff to Brenda. Our esteemed panelists included Dr. Kamau Bobb, Global Lead, Diversity Strategy & Research at Google; Mitra Best, Lead Principal, Strategic Innovation & Technology at PWC; Liza Layne, London Community Leader; and Alexandria Butler, Senior Program Manager at Twitter.

Scroll down to see our list of resources to help you connect, learn, and find support.

Resource Link Participant
Kamau Bobb blog Kamau Bobb
Juneteenth explanation Natasha Green
Campaigning for gender parity in the UK Shagufta Sharif Presents Building an Antiracist Society Part 1 Natasha Green
“Ain’t I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism” by Bell Hooks – Intersectional view of historical trends and how stereotypes came to be from slavery onward Anna V
Reparations paid by the Germans for the Holocaust Faith Savaiano
Open doors to transformative technology careers for individuals from often overlooked communities Daniel Snitkovskiy
Caribbean Emancipation Day Liza Layne
Lexi Butler Twitter handle @naturallylexi27 Mitali Chakraborty white allies

Natasha Green
Working on making a difference in Black Lives; a couple of minutes each day Natasha Green
Daily anti-racism practice Janet
History of Systemic Racism in America Sarah
Pizza and Social Justice – grassroots group holding regular conversations around race issues




Book- So You Want to Talk About Race Muazma
Book: Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism Muazma
Lammy Review Final report
An independent review into the treatment of, and outcomes for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals in the criminal justice system. Liza
Race Attainment Gap Liza
Gender Pay Gap Liza
Diversity in the Workplace: Eye-Opening Interviews to Jumpstart Conversation about Identity, Privilege and Bias Liza
Inside Babylon: The Caribbean Diaspora in Britain Paperback – 17 Nov. 1993 Liza
Race in the workplace: The McGregor-Smith review Liza
Article on the UK Pay Gap for black, Asian and ethnic minority workers Liza
Enoch Powell – “Rivers of Blood” speech Liza
Book: “A Terrible Thing to Waste” by Harriet A. Washington about environmental racism Stephanie
Book: “Automating Inequality” by Virginia Eubanks Stephanie

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