- nelson Mandela
education is really important to me so enjoy these links to resources, quotes, posts, etc on a variety of topics that you may find useful
"education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world"
and other ways to be engaged in your community
you can mail in/deliver a completed ballot in-person or find a location to vote:
there's more on your ballot than the presidential candidates-- be sure to vote informed:
if you're willing/able consider being a poll worker!
Many poll workers are in the same age bracket that are most susceptible to adverse health effects by COVID-19, consider helping out your local communities in this way
More voting resources to consider:
"as a citizen you do not choose to have political influence, you already have it"
MoNOlithic the podcast
fun fact--I co-host on a podcast with 4 of my amazing black peers and
colleagues where we explore the diversity within black experiences.
check us out by following the link below to listen wherever you get your podcasts!
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum
The Hate You Give Novel by Angie Thomas
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
How To Be An Antiracist by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi
An African American and Latinx History of the United States by Paul Ortiz
When They See Us
DACA, TPS, Dreamer, and other Immigration Related Resources
Mental Health & Wellness
for black identities
for all identities
faith based therapy
integrating faith + black mental wellness
If you are in crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741741.