[This is PART V of the WMM Anti-Racist Filmmaking blog series. Visit wemakemovies.org/blog for the previous FOUR parts.]
So you've left the meeting. You were attentive and taking notes. You digested all the ways in which we are all complicit in racism, have educated yourself on the unspeakable atrocities endured by Black people in this country, and are beginning to understand how far-reaching racial injustice extends itself, embedding itself in every facet of American life. But you're left still not knowing what to actually do. Like every diligent person who ever walked away from a meeting, you want to know, what are your action items?
Well, we found some ideas from experts who have devoted their lives to the fine work of racist education and and have shared them below.
Go out in the world and switch up what you notice. Don't take anything for granted. Ask different questions than you have before. Diversity Educator, Dr. Eddie Moore,...
[This is PART I of the WMM Anti-Racist Filmmaking blog series. Visit
wemakemovies.org/blog for the next FOUR parts.]
The following is by no means a complete list, but it is a place to start.