In times like these, Black voices are the ones we should be listening to. With protests erupting all around the country demanding justice for Black victims of police brutality, it’s important to recognize the systemic nature of racism, to acknowledge the part you play in it if you’re white, and to actively fight against it every minute of every day. After all, as Angela Y. Davis once said, “In a racist society, it is not enough to be non-racist; we must be antiracist.”
And even if your bookshelf is already fit to burst with books by Black authors, there’s always room for more. Looking for a place to start? We can help you out.