Allyship In Action: 30 Day Challenge Resources

 

Educate, Learn, Listen, Take Action, repeat! 

 

Start by choosing a book. You can learn with colleagues, friends, family or join the Allyship Book Club to learn with a community – Click Here

 

To book workshops and Listening sessions – Click Here

 

Every day for 30 days you need to either, Read, Watch a documentary, Listen to a Podcast, have conversations, take a workshop and continue to self-educate. This is to enable you to kick start your Allyship Journey.

 

Books

1. Why I am no longer speaking to White People about Race – Reni Eddo-Lodge

2. The Purpose of Power – Alicia Garza (Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter)

3. New Daughters of Africa – Margaret Busby

4. Black & British – A forgotten History – David Olusoga

5. Love in Colour – Bolu Babalola

6. BRIT ish – Afua Hirsh

7. The Thing Around your Neck – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

8. How to be an ANTIRACIST – Ibram X Kendi

9. Natives – Akala

10. My Sister the Serial Killer – Oyinkan Braithwaite

11. Return of the King – William Dalrymple

12. Koh-i-Noor – William Dalrymple

13. Anarchy – William Dalrymple

14. Why are all the Black Kids sitting at the Back of the Cafeteria – Beverly Daniel Tatum

15. Me and White Supremacy – Layla Saad

16. Becoming – Michelle Obama

17. Born a Crime – Trevor Noah

18. So you want to talk about Race – Ijeoma Oluo

19. Race and Class – Angela Davies

20. Diversify – June Sapong

21. James Baldwin Books

22. The New Jim Crow – Michelle Alexander

23. Invisible Woman – Caroline Criado Perez

24. Racism at Work – The danger of indifference – Binnaa Kandola

25. Half of a Yellow Sun – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

26. Guapa – Saleem Haddad

27. Rebel Ideas – Matthew Syed

 

 

 

Articles

 

Resources

 

Allyship in Action 

 

Podcasts & Videos

 

Organisations to support

Films/Documentaries/Series

  • When They See Us

  • 13th

  • American Son

  • LA 92

  • Seven Seconds

  • Moonlight

  • A Love Song for Latasha

  • The Forty-Year-Old Version

  • Residue

  • Da Five Bloods

  • Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce

  • Dolemite is My Name

  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

  • Self-Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam CJ Walker

  • US

  • See you Yesterday

  • They’ve Gotta have Us

  • Why Did I Get Married?

  • Fruitvale Station

  • Project Power

  • His House

  • Black Lightning

  • Greenleaf

  • On My Block

  • Luke Cage

  • Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia

  • The Butler

  • Queen of Katwe

  • Enslaved on BBC iPlayer

  • The Bold Type - Netflix

 

 

Don’t forget to keep a journal and take time to reflect. Have conversations with others. Please contact me if you need further details on how to get going – chikere@inclucive.co.uk

 

Remember Allyship is a lifelong journey, and we need more Allies like YOU to take action.