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One Day Is Not Enough: How To Educate Yourself, Show Solidarity Beyond #BlackOutTuesday

One day is not enough. Black Out Tuesday was billed as a day of support, solidarity and reflection. That is a beginning, but how can we each do more?

Atlantic Records exec Jamila Thomas and Platoon’s Brianna Agyemang who were the first to call for Black Out Tuesday and use the #THESHOWMUSTBEPAUSED hashtag offer these suggestions:

  • Help the family of George Floyd HERE.
  • Fight for Breonna Taylor HERE.
  • Help the family of Ahmaud Arbery HERE.
  • Visit Movement For Black Lives for additional ways you can help the cause.
  • Want to connect with leaders building grassroots campaigns? Click HERE.
  • Are you an ally and want to learn more? Here are some anti-racism resources.

Educate Yourself And Others

The pair also offered an extensive group of “anti-racism resources for white people.” Here is a partial list:

Articles to read:

Videos to watch:

Podcasts to subscribe to:

Books to read:

More here.

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