Racial Equity Institute

We are an alliance of trainers, organizers, and institutional leaders who have devoted ourselves to the work of creating racially equitable organizations and systems. We help individuals and organizations develop tools to challenge patterns of power and grow equity.

Institutionalized Racism: A Syllabus

Educators everywhere are asking how can we help students understand that the death of George Floyd was not an isolated, tragic incident perpetrated by a few bad individuals, but part of a broader pattern of institutionalized racism. This collection of articles explains this context.

NEH Created Equal Project

The NEH Created Equal project uses the power of documentary films to encourage public conversations about the changing meanings of freedom and equality in America. The four films that are part of this project tell the remarkable stories of individuals who challenged the social and legal status quo, from slavery to segregation.

ALA Great Stories Club

ALA's Great Stories Club includes book lists, discussion questions, related reading lists and promotional materials. Themes, such as "Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation" are selected by librarians and humanities scholars to resonate with reluctant readers and young people facing difficult life challenges.