Equity Council Resources

There are many organizations, news, and blog communities for you to continue to explore racial equity. These are just a few of our favorite places to continue learning!

CNM Groups, Resources, and Events 

Free Online Resources 

Other Learning Resources

  • The Hate U Give, a film based on the YA novel offering an intimate portrait of race in America 
  • Just Mercy, a film based on civil rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson’s work on death row in Alabama 
  • The 1965 debate between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley 
  • Nat Geo’s America Inside Out, season 1, episode 1 on the history of Confederate statues
  • Becoming, a Netflix documentary following Michelle Obama on her book tour 
  • Let It Fall, a documentary looking at racial tensions in Los Angeles and the 1992 riots over LAPD officers’ brutal assault on Rodney King
  • When They See Us, a Netflix miniseries from Ava DuVernay about the Central Park Five
  • 13th, a Netflix documentary exposing racial inequality within the criminal justice system
  • I Am Not Your Negro, a documentary envisioning the book James Baldwin was never able to finish 
  • Selma, a film that chronicles the marches of the Civil Rights Movement 
  • Whose Streets?, a documentary about the uprising in Ferguson 
  • Fruitvale Station, a film with Michael B. Jordan about the killing of Oscar Grant 
  • American Son, a film with Kerry Washington about an estranged interracial couple waiting for their missing son 
  • The Central Park Five, a documentary from Ken Burns 
  • A Class Divided, a Frontline documentary 

Faculty Resources