Welcome to the Racial Justice Team’s Media suggestions for Fall, 2020! Thank you for reading and watching. (Please click on the links below in blue to access the resources.)
Videos by Racial Justice Team:
Video on a line from a book which prompted action on racial justice
Widening the Circle of Concern Report of the UUA Commission on Institutional Change
So You Want to Talk about Race Ijeoma Oluo
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2010)
Rebecca Skloot tells the story of the famous HeLa cell line that revolutionized medical advances while not recompensing Ms. Lacks’ family.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
Tells the true story of the family of Henrietta Lacks and the methods used to conduct research with her cells that revolutionized many aspects of the medical industry, all while paying nothing to her impoverished family.
Just Mercy (2019)
The movie is based on an actual case that is detailed in Bryan Stevenson’s book, Just Mercy, published in 2014. Bryan took on Walter McMillian’s case in 1988 to challenge his wrongful conviction and death sentence.
Ted Talk: What kids should know about race
On this page there is this engaging videos about racial justice:
and this one on intersectionality:
and this one on privilege for 12 and older:
See this lengthier list of compiled media selections for adults
See this lengthier list for media selections for children