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Racial justice and equity:

Taking the race conversation a little deeper



  • Dr. Kimberlé Crenshaw’s TED Talk, The Urgency of Intersectionality, October 2016, captions available. You can jump to her overview of intersectionality (starts after an ad, watch from about 4:53-10:56). Or watch the full TED Talk, which places intersectionality in the context of Black women killed by police.
  • Dr. Crenshaw’s early articles: Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color (1994) and Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory and Antiracist Politics (1989)

History of racism

Interpersonal racism

More resources

Restorative Justice Resources:

Race and Discipline Disparities

School-to-Prison Pipeline




  • Emdin, Christopher. For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood… and the Rest of Y’all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education. 2016
  • Amstutz, Lorraine Stutzman and Judy H. Mullet. The Little Book of Restorative Discipline for Schools. Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2005.
  • Costello, Bob et al. Restorative Circles in Schools: Building Community and Enhancing Learning. Bethlehem, PA: International Institute for Restorative Practices, 2010.
  • Pranis, Kay. The Little Book of Circle Processes. Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2005.
  • Pranis, Kay and Boyes-Watson, Carolyn. Circle Forward: Building a Restorative School Community. St. Paul, MN: Living Justice Press, 2014.
  • Riestenberg, Nancy. Circle in the Square: Building Community and Repairing Harm in School. St. Paul, Minnesota: Living Justice Press, 2012.
  • Zehr, Howard. The Little Book of Circle Restorative Justice. Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2002. 
  • Braithwaite, John. Crime, shame and reintegration. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1989.
  • Johnstone, Gerry. A Restorative Justice Reader. Cullompton, Devon: Willan Publishing, 2003.
  • Zehr, Howard and Barbara Toews. Critical Issues in Restorative Justice. Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press, 2004
  • Bartley, Susan Anglada. A Different Vision: A Revolution Against Racism in U.S. Schools

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