5 Ways To Make Change

5 Ways To Make Change

A lot of us are ready to help, but don’t know where to start. We must educate ourselves—look at this as an opportunity as a chance to better yourself and the world around you. Become the change you wish to see. Here are 5 ways:


• Heavy: An American Memoir - Kiese Laymon 

• I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Maya Angelou

• Sister Outsider - Audre Lorde

• The Bluest Eye - Toni Morrison

• Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zora Neale Hurston


• 13th (on Netflix)

• When They See Us (on Netflix)

• Selma (available to rent)

• If Beale Street Could Talk (on Hulu)

• The Hate U Give (on Hulu)


• 1619 podcast by the New York Times

• Code Switch podcast by NPR

• The Diversity Gap podcast

• About Race podcast

• Intersectionality Matters! podcast


• Journal about how race affected your life.

• Talk with friends and family.

• Engage with your community.

• Think about the media you consume.

• Consider the businesses you support.


• The Antiracist Research and Poverty Center

• The Equal Justice Initiative

• Campaign Zero

• Color of Change


Above all, remember that we are all learning together. You don’t have to be perfect, but you can be better every day!