The resources below have been compiled by the SPH Office of Diversity and Equity as a starting point for anti-racist action, learning, and conversations for the School of Public community and the general public. It is not an exhaustive list.

  • I Am Not Your Negro (James Baldwin documentary) — Amazone Prime & Netflix
  • 13th (Ava DuVernay) — Netflix
  • When They See Us (Ava DuVernay) — Netflix
  • This Free North (TPT-produced documentary on the Black experience at the University of Minnesota)
  • Jim Crow of the North (TPT-produced documentary on the racist history of housing in Minnesota)

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