Looking to better understand anti-racism and how to become an anti-racist? Here are our top picks for anti-racist books on the market today. These books cover the history of racism in America, white privilege, and more. 

Looking for books on how to raise anti-racist children or books on teaching kids about racism? Check out our kids’ reading list HERE. We suggest purchasing these books from Black-owned bookstores. Check our list of bookstores you can order from online HERE

How to Be Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi
White Fragility by Robin Diangelo
So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
Overcoming Everyday Racism by Susan Cousins
Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women White Feminists Forgot by Mikki Kendall
Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth by Dána-Ain Davis

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