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Events
Education
Interviews
Articles
Books
Advocacy
Videos

EVENTS


APHA The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation– Recorded APHA Webinars:
Webinar # 1 | Naming and Addressing Racism: A Primer
Webinar #2 | No Safety, No Health: A Conversation About Race, Place and Preventing Violence
Webinar #3 | Unequal Treatment: Disparities in Access, Quality and Care
Webinar #4 | Racism: The Silent Partner in High School Dropout and Health Disparities

 AdvancingRacialEquity
Advancing Racial Equity – JUN 09 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST – Recording – Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition – APHA

 AdvancingRacialEquity
Advancing Racial Equity – NOV 17 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST – Recording – Environmental Justice – APHA

APHA

A Path to Reproductive Justice: Research, Practice and Policies – July 14, 2020 APHA Webinar Recording


IHPC2
July 24, 2020, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET – Pain-demic Congressional Briefing: “The Pain-demic: Fallout from COVID-19 Solutions for Our Worsening Opioid Crisis and the Rising Impact of HealthCare Disparities”


 Meso

Webinar: Sept. 10, 2020 (video available) Traditional Mesoamerican Medicine for Healing Trauma – Master Class Series – Pacific College


 AdvancingRacialEquity
Advancing Racial Equity – Racial Healing For Ourselves, Our Communities and Our Future – SEP 29, 2020 APHA webinar recording

 AdvancingHealthEquity
October 14, 2020, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm ET –
Advancing Health Equity Science, Practice & Outcomes The National Academy of Medicine Culture of Health Program will host a public meeting to examine gaps, barriers, priorities, and opportunities for decision-makers advancing health equity through policy.

 AdvancingRacialEquity
October 14, 2020 –
Advancing Racial Equity – Housing is a Human Right – APHA Webinar Recording

 Alonge





Conversations Around The Table: AntiRacism in Health Care – Thu, Nov 12, 2020 at 8:00 PM (EST)





coursera

Anti-Racism I – University of Colorado Boulder – Online – Starts Nov 17, 2020 – Free


EDUCATION


 Smithsonian

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC



 TMI
TMI Consulting – provides diversity and inclusion consulting services to corporations, churches, and universities – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 CenterforHealing

Center for the Healing of Racism – organization that facilitates the healing of racism through education and dialogue in a safe and supportive environment, in order to empower individuals and transform communities – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC



 National Museum and Memorial for Peace and Justice
Visit the ‘National Museum and Memorial for Peace and Justice’ – a museum (From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration) and memorial (Dedicated to the History of Lynching) in Alabama, situated on a site in Montgomery where enslaved people were once warehoused. A block from one of the most prominent slave auction spaces in America, the Legacy Museum is steps away from an Alabama dock and rail station where tens of thousands of black people were trafficked during the 19th century. – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

INTERVIEWS


 Uncomfortable

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man


 Uncomfortable2

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Episode 2 with Matthew McConauhghey



 Uncomfortable3

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Episode 3 with Chip & Joanna Gaines + kids





 Uncomfortable4

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Episode 4





 Uncomfortable5


Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Episode 5 with Rachel Lindsay, Bryan Abasolo, Lindsey Vonn & PK




 Lili
Emmanuel Acho interview by Lili Reinhart (Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Episode 5 cont)


 Uncomfortable6

White Parents, Raising Black Children – Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Ep. 6

 RacevsReligion

Race vs Religion – Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Ep. 7 – w/ Carl Lentz, Hillsong Church


 Uncomfortable8

National Anthem Protests Part.1 featuring Roger Goodell | Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Ep 8


 Uncomfortable8

National Anthem Protests Part.2 featuring Roger Goodell | Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Ep 8


 Uncomfortable9

A Conversation with the Police | Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Ep 9


 Uncomfortable10

Karens & Cancel Culture w/ Chelsea Handler | Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Ep 10


ARTICLES


 PracticeTip

Practice Tip of the Week: COVID-19 Shines a Light on Racial Inequalities – Texas Nurses Association

 Friend


I Wish I Had a Black Friend. How Can I Get One?




 Black Lives Matter

Time Magazine America’s Long Overdue Awakening to Systemic Racism – Shared by: George Goodman, past AHNCC Board of Directors member



 NurseCoach1


COVID-19: Addressing Health Disparities & The Important Role of the Nurse Coach



 ChronicStress
The Chronic Stress of Being Black in the U.S. Makes People More Vulnerable to COVID-19 and Other Diseases – Racism is a chronic, uncontrollable, and unpredictable stress that can wreak havoc on the mind and body.


 NurseCoach2


Guided Meditations Translated to Spanish by Integrative Nurse Coach Caroline Ortiz



 PBS
Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick? – PBS documentary series – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 UnsharedBounty


Unshared Bounty: How Structural Racism Contributes to the Creation and Persistence of Food Deserts by the New York Law School Racial Justice Project – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC



 I SomaticExperience
The Somatic Experience of White Privilege: A Dance/Movement Therapy Approach to Racialized Interactions – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 BeyondtheBarriers

Beyond the Barriers: Racial Discrimination and Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Among Black Americans – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 RacialEquityTools
Racial Equity Tools – a website designed to support individuals and groups working to achieve racial equity. A good place to start within Racial Equity’s Toolbox : Core Concepts , Understanding the System of Racial Inequity , Glossary of Race Equity Terms , Implicit Bias , Racial Reconciliation and Racial Healing – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 Undocumented




My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant by Jose Antonio Vargas | NYT Mag (June 22, 2011)




 1619


The 1619 Project (all the articles) | The New York Times Magazine


 Intersectionality

The Intersectionality Wars by Jane Coaston | Vox (May 28, 2019)



 WhiteCaucus



Tips for Creating Effective White Caucus Groups developed by Craig Elliott PhD



 Afraid

Who Gets to Be Afraid in America? by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi | Atlantic (May 12, 2020)



 Guidelines


Guidelines for Being Strong White Allies – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC




 UnloadedGuns

Ibram X. Kendi Keynote: “The Unloaded Guns of Racial Violence”



 SeedsofChange
American University Seeds of Change – AU’s New Antiracist Research and Policy Center

 OfftheCharts

Racism, Social Justice, and Nurses – posted on Off the Charts, blog of the American Journal of Nursing



 Courtney1



Remembering Vivian Strong: Life Lessons and the Omaha Race Riots of 1969… by Courtney Allen-Gentry RN, MSN, PHN, AHN-BC




 Anti-Racism-Resources
‘Anti-Racism Resources’ Compiled by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 Storybook



The Storytelling Project Curriculum: Learning about Race and Racism through Storytelling and the Arts – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC





 Equity



White Paper: Equity, Achievement and Thriving in Nursing Education – National Education Progression in Nursing





 yes magazine

YES! Magazine My White Friend Asked Me on Facebook to Explain White Privilege. I Decided to Be Honest – Shared by: Elicia Baker-Rogers, Integrative Health Nurse-DNP, RN, COHN-S, AHN-BC, CCM, LMT, BCTMB, ADS


 yes magazine

YES! Magazine Nature Needs a New Pronoun: To Stop the Age of Extinction, Let’s Start by Ditching “It”



 Healing

Healing Our Nation : Addressing Systemic Trauma with Communities of Color – A Joint Letter from the USA Integrative and Mental Health Community


 Role

The Role of Nurses as Allies Against Racism and Discrimination – An Analysis of Key Resistance Movements of Our Time

 NoticetheRage On Being: Notice the Rage; Notice the Silence – An interview by Krista Tippett of Resmaa Menakem, a therapist and trauma specialist. He helps explain why vulnerabilities and inequities laid bare by the pandemic have fallen hardest on Black bodies. He illuminates why all of the best laws and diversity training have not gotten us anywhere near healing. – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 NoticetheRage On Being: Race and Healing, A Body Practice – Therapist and trauma specialist Resmaa Menakem is working with old wisdom and very new science about our bodies and nervous systems, and all we condense into the word “race.” “Your body — all of our bodies — are where changing the status quo must begin.” – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 King


King’s challenge to the nation’s social scientists, speech at APA’s Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., September, 1967





 Protests

What the protests demand of our leaders


 Peggy

Increase your awareness in the role you play in systemic racism. Daily effects of white privilege: “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack”.








 Jama


Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism











 Florence





When the World is White by Mary L. Wilby, MSN, RN, CRNP, PhD (c) | International Journal for Human Caring (2009, Vol. 13, No. 4)






BOOKS


 Dismantling
Dismantling Racism – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC


 Racial-Healing



The Racial Healing Handbook: Practical Activities to Help You Challenge Privilege, Confront Systemic Racism, and Engage in Collective Healing by Anneliese A. Singh






 Racebased





Eliminating Race-Based Mental Health Disparities: Promoting Equity and Culturally Responsive Care across Settings by Monnica Williams and Daniel Rosen






 Inner-Work





The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness by Rhonda Magee and Jon Kabat-Zinn






 med-apartheid




Medical Apartheid by Harriet A. Washington







 HowWeDoHarm


How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America by Dr. Otis Brawley – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC




 ImmortalLife




The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC





 Little-book





The Little Book of Racial Healing: Coming to the Table for Truth-Telling, Liberation, and Transformation by Thomas DeWolf






 JustMercy



Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson




 MeandWhiteSupremacy



Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad






 RaisingHands



Raising Our Hands by Jenna Arnold




 Realness



Redefining Realness by Janet Mock




 Sister




Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde




 TalkAboutRace



So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo





 Bluest



The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison





 Fire



The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin





 JimCrow



The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander





 Revolution



The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century by Grace Lee Boggs






 Warmth



The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson





 Watching




Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston




 Feminist


Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins


 Eloquent



Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Dr. Brittney Cooper






 Heavy



Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon






 Antiracist



How To Be An Antiracist by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi






 Caged



I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou






 BloodSugar



Blood Sugar: Racial Pharmacology and Food Justice in Black America by Anthony Ryan Hatch (Author) – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC




 ChandraFord

Racism: Science & Tools for the Public Health Professional (ebook available through the American Public Health Association) – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC


ADVOCACY


 NDWA

National Domestic Workers Alliance


 Color-of-change

Color of Change






 BlackLivesMatter

Donate – Black Lives Matter


 NAACP



WE ARE DONE DYING NAACP





 DismantleCollective

Dismantle Collective – an all person of color group whose goal is to name, disrupt, and dismantle white supremacy: White Allyship 101: Resources to Get to Work – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC



VIDEOS


APHA

Racism and Health – American Public Health Association


Lewis

John Lewis’ Last Words


 Avenue Q

AVENUE Q – ‘Everybody’s a Little Racist’ Broadway Cast

PTSS

Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome. How Is It Different From PTSD? – AJ+ Opinion

 Maya

Dr. Maya Angelou on Embracing Our Diversity. | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN


 Wuauquikuna
Wuauquikuna Concert “We are representing the prophecies from our elders and it is related to join together two cultures just like the Eagle from the North and the Condor from the South are sharing the same sky. It will be our future when people from all tribes and cultures comes together as one.” – https://www.wuauquikuna-official.com/

 Therapy


Therapy for Black Girls: Session 134 (The Impact of Racial Trauma) – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC






 Therapy



Therapy for Black Girls: Session 146 (The Challenges of Black Women Physicians) – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC




 unsilencedpast

#unsilencedpast with Professors Maboula Soumahoro and Mame-Fatou Niang – #3



 unsilencedpast

#unsilencedpast with Professors Martha Jones and Jessica Marie Johnson – #4



 Future Nursing’s Role in Health Equity, Public Health Emergencies, and COVID-19 – Critical Issues for The Future of Nursing 2020-2030 Webinar Recording Available!

 Rx

TEDx Talks: Rx Racial Healing, Dr. Gail Christopher – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC




 Biracial

“——, You Ain’t Black!” Six Race Related Challenges Facing Biracial Americans (warning, language may be offensive to some)

 Mesoamerican

Traditional Mesoamerican Medicine for Healing Trauma with Caroline E. Ortiz, MSN, MPH, RN, NC-BC, and Robert Vetter, Anthropologist and Curandero (healer of the Mesoamerican tradition)


 Disasters


NASEM workshop on Children and Youth in Disasters

 CHI

Collective Healing Action: Learning From Indigenous Wisdom Panelists: Nonty Charity Sabic, Vikas P. Srivastava & Tasreen Khamisa Facilitator: Shamini Jain, PhD Hosted By: The Consciousness and Healing Initiative



Imagine

Imagine Dragons – Love (music video)



 RacialHealing

Dr. Gail Christopher – Racial Healing (longer version) – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC



 13th

13th Combining archival footage with testimony from activists and scholars, director Ava DuVernay’s examination of the U.S. prison system looks at how the country’s history of racial inequality drives the high rate of incarceration in America. Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC

 Choir

CNN – This haunting song features the last words of unarmed black men titled “Seven Last Words of the Unarmed.”



 Mic



Sharing the mic with an amazing black holistic nurse, Courtney Allen-Gentry, my beloved’s birthday. Love never dies






 Toni

Toni Morrison Beautifully Answers an “Illegitimate” Question on Race (Jan. 19, 1998) | Charlie Rose


 CamaraJones

The Gardener’s Tale , Dr. Camara Phyllis Jones,a family physician and epidemiologist by training, Dr. Jones’ lifelong passion has been naming and addressing the impacts of racism on the health and wellbeing of the nation.



 Haunted

The US Medical System Is Still Haunted By Slavery courtesy of Vox – Shared by: Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C, HNB-BC


BPC

COVID-19’s Adverse Impact on Mental Health Access for People of Color – recording of the webinar