Anti-Racist Resources

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:

Anti-racism resources

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

Recommended Reading:

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.