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Resources for Becoming Actively Anti-Racist: Background

Legal and non-legal resources addressing race and racism

Victims of Police Misconduct

This is not a complete list - it is not even close to being a complete list - of black people killed by police or white people acting as vigilantes (as in the cases of Trayvon Martin and Ahmaud Arbery). According to Mapping Police Violence, based on data collected in 2019, black Americans were nearly three times more likely to die from police than white Americans.  Further, black Americans were nearly 1.5 times more likely to be unarmed before their deathSee Willem Roper, Black Americans 2.5X More Likely Than Whites to Be Killed By Police, Statista (June 2, 2020).    

Talking to Children about Race

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