Last edit: June 1, 2020

Donate (credit: @deadcelery, @danii_jo, @asasyssas)

Search for a Canadian charity by topic: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/explore/charities/

Read (credit: @aaanasofiaaa)

Canada and Québec perspectives:

  • Emilie Nicolas’s coverage in Le Devoir / @Emilie_Ni
  • Nicolas writes about the lack of coverage of systemic racism in Canada and Québec, the implications of inequity in the health system during the pandemic, the treatment of racialized front line workers, and other topics. See: Ils sont fous, ces Américains
  • Essays exploring systemic racism from a Québec perspective
  • Full Armony-Hassaoui-Mulone report to the SPVM (August 2019)

Race and COVID-19 Response

  • Extensive compilation of tools, essays, analysis of the intersection of COVID-19, racial equity and social justice. Mostly US-centric
  • How are immigration, race, and poverty are playing out in the COVID-19 crisis in Quebec. 

Philanthropy and Race

  • Framework for foundations and nonprofits looking to align their assets and efforts with an equity perspective.
  • Reflections from MacArthur Foundation staff on current events and systemic racism
  • Increasing the amount and effectiveness of resources aimed at combating institutional and structural racism in communities through capacity building, education, and convening of grantmakers and grantseekers.

Taking action + further learning:

  • Resources for non-Black folks to support Black communities in Canada
  • Continuously updated article
  • A resource for white people and parents to deepen anti-racism work (Document compiled by Sarah Sophie Flicker, Alyssa Klein in May 2020)

Deeper dives into Anti-Black Racism in Canada:

  • The Skin We’re In - Desmond Cole
  • Policing Black Lives - Robyn Maynard
  • Black Life - Post-BLM and the Struggle for Freedom - Rinaldo Walcott and Idil Abdillahi
  • Until We Are Free: Reflections on Black Lives Matter in Canada - Edited by Rodney Diverlus, Sandy Hudson, Syrus Marcus Ware