Racial Justice Resources

Seeking Jesus' justice for His people.

Recommended Resources

HISTORY

ORGANIZATIONS TO FOLLOW AND SUPPORT

Be the Bridge

Be the Bridge is a non-profit organization and a community of people who share a common goal of creating healthy dialogue about race and racialization in the U.S., with an emphasis on promoting understanding about racial disparities and injustices. 


Equal Justice Initiative

Founded by Bryan Stevenson (author of Just Mercy) in 1989, The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) is committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenging racial and economic injustice, and to protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society.EJI works with communities that have been marginalized by poverty and discouraged by unequal treatment. 


AND Campaign

AND Campaign educates and organizes Christians for civic and cultural engagement that results in better representation, more just and compassionate policies and a healthier political culture.


San Antonio NAACP

Nationally and in San Antonio, the NAACP strives to eliminate racial discrimination and to ensure African American communities have equal rights in every sector, from education to politics. The San Antonio NAACP branch was organized in 1918 with 503 members, and secured property at Hackberry and Center Streets to found the Community House (the present site of the Carver Cultural Center).


San Antonio African American Community Archive & Museum

The San Antonio African American Community Archive and Museum (SAAACAM) is working in a grassroots effort to uncover the legacy that reaches back to the early days of the Spanish colonists and Texas Republic. SAAACAM is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization formed to collect, maintain, disseminate, and interpret authentic African American artifacts related to San Antonio history in a community-based digital archive. 

BOOKS

Just Mercy - Bryan Stevenson

Let Justice Roll Down - John M. Perkins

MOVIES, PODCASTS

Movies

  • Race: The Power of an Illusion
  • Thirteenth
  • Just Mercy
  • Selma
  • When They See Us
  • Time | The Kalief Browder Story 



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