We want to continue to discuss ways to establish real and significant change in our community. We encourage you to check out the resources below for some suggestions on actions you can take, things to read, and places to donate. This is not an exhaustive list, and we will continue to add resources. If there is a resource you would like to recommend, please email [email protected].
Learn, support, and take action:
Register for an anti-racist workshop with Crossroads
Stop AAPI Hate
How to support the struggle against police brutality
Bystander Intervention to stop anti-Asian/American and xenophobic harassment
Chicago Black-owned businesses to support
Celebrate Argyle – support Asia on Argyle in Uptown
Hate Crime Resources from the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
ENRICH Chicago’s list of recommended reading on anti-racism and the history of systemic racism in the United States
Fact Sheet: Anti‐Asian Prejudice – Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism
Haymarket Books reading list
Places to consider donating if you are able:
Black Lives Matter (National)
CommUNITY Action Fund from Hate is a Virus
Black Lives Matter (Chicago)
National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (National)
Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (Chicago)
Chicago Freedom School
NAACP Legal Defense Fund (National)
Statements from the Auditorium Theatre:
Read our commitment, mission, vision, and values statements here.
Read our statement from August 26, 2020 here.
Read our statement from May 31, 2020 here.