June 8, 2020

22: Black Lives Matter - It's Time to Stand

“If you can’t see yourself for contributing to the problem, then you will never understand the power you have for contributing to the solutions”  ~ Trent Shelton Highlighting the Black Lives Matter Movement, today I share my biggest...


“If you can’t see yourself for contributing to the problem, then you will never understand the power you have for contributing to the solutions”  ~ Trent Shelton

Highlighting the Black Lives Matter Movement, today I share my biggest learning points thus far as a White individual, as well as ways we can support our Black communities. It's time for a new "normal". 

RESOURCES TO DO MORE ~

TEXT “FLOYD” to 55156 for George Floyd

TEXT “ENOUGH” to 55156 for Breonna Taylor

⁣~ Organizations to follow on Instagram:⁣

@grassrootslaw⁣

@blklivesmatter⁣

@privtoprog⁣

@colorofchange⁣

~ Individuals to follow on Instagram:

@aleisekay (Post shared in today's episode)

@ohhappydani⁣

@trentshelton⁣

@lightwatkins⁣

@osopepatrisse⁣

~ Books: ⁣

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander⁣

Their Eyes Were Watching God By Zora Neale Hurston⁣

How to Be an AntiRacsist by Ibram X. Kendi⁣

Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream by Blair Imani

White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson (also available as movie, currently free for streaming)

~ Support/Donate:⁣

Use this link to support a black-owned business while you educate yourself: CLICK HERE

On Instagram:

@mnfreedomfund⁣

@blackvisionscollective⁣

@bailproject⁣

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