With protests erupting across the nation and around the globe, people are seeking justice and change. It is helpful to examine the systemic racism underpinning the protests, and why protests and activism exists. Here are a few resources that address social justice, race and equity.
Teaching Tolerance is designed to provide resources and frameworks for educators and provides resources. The organization focuses on emphasizes social justice and anti-bias, and currently features articles on Black Lives Matter, race and police violence.
Jennifer has called Portland home since 1994. She has worked in a variety of library settings, including academic, corporate, archives and public libraries, and even a brief stint as the bookmobile driver. Jennifer enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest, going to the movies and solving puzzles.