Racial and Social Justice Resources

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For teens searching for resources on racial and social justice, here is a list  that I hope you will find helpful in these uncertain times. Whether you’re discussing current events  with your parents, friends, or you’re merely learning for yourself, the following books and documentaries are available to you with your library card.  Books are available via OverDrive or Hoopla. You can us Kanopy to stream documentaries with your library card. If you do not have a library card, apply for one online. 

Books

All American Boys

Jason Reynolds

OverDrive eBook

I'm Not Dying With You Tonight

I’m Not Dying With You Tonight

Gilly Segal

OverDrive eBook

Dear Martin

Dear Martin

Nic Stone

OverDrive eBook

The Hate You Give

Angie Thomas

OverDrive eBook

Just Mercy

Just Mercy

Bryan Stevenson

OverDrive eBook

March

March

John Lewis

OverDrive eBook

Piecing Me Together

Piecing Me Together

Renee Watson

OverDrive eBook

The Poet X

The Poet X

Elizabeth Acevedo

OverDrive eBook

Documentaries You Can Stream on Kanopy