An Antiracist Reading List
The New York Times’ Ibram X. Kendi on books to help America transcend its racist heritage.


New York Times
10 Works Over 5 Years by Black Playwrights. All Intended to Unnerve.

Queer Black Playwrights to Know and Support

Playwrights Tackle Black Lives Matter in The Every 28 Hour Plays Tonight

Playwrights Respond to Black Lives Matter in The Every 28 Hour Plays

Black Lives Black Words’ Plays for the People Series Will Feature New Works By Chisa Hutchinson, Idris Goodwin, and More

31 Black Canadian female playwrights you need to know

To Report Hate Crimes Against the AAPI Community
Asian American Federation

For Safety Resources and Bystander Intervention Information

Asian American Federation

Stop AAPI Hate

More Anti-racism Resources
This document is intended to serve as a resource to white people and parents to deepen anti-racism work.

20 Cognitive Biases That Screw Up Your Decisions

Recognizing Microaggressions and the Messages They Send

ASU’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Resource List

Hang & Focus Episode 12: Live with Sean Daniels (feat. Ralph Remington and Laurence O’Keefe) Resources
An Antiracist Reading List
The New York Times’ Ibram X. Kendi on books to help America transcend its racist heritage.

The White Chip: A Live Benefit Reading Resources

In need of immediate assistance?

  • Call 911
  • Call your doctor’s office
  • Go to the nearest hospital emergency room

Reach out to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), which offers information, support, treatment options and referrals to local rehab centers for any drug or alcohol problem. SAMSHA operates 24 hours, seven days a week and can be reached at 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

You can also contact The National Suicide Prevention Hotline, which operates 24 hours, seven days a week, at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). 

Additional Help

Crisis Help

  • American Association of Poison Control Centers: (800) 222-1222
  • Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention: (204) 784-4073
  • DoD’s Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE): (866) 966-1020
  • Mental Health America: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
  • The Trevor Project (LGBT youth suicide hotline): (866) 488-7386 


Hang & Focus Episode 8: Voices of Recovery Resources
Ryan Hampton
Learn more about activist Ryan Hampton and his work, including his writing, The Voices Project, and a robust list of resources for anyone dealing with addiction and recovery.

The Voices Project
The Voices Project is dedicated to raising up the voices of people whose lives are affected by addiction. From direct outreach to voter registration, we focus on centering recovery and engaging people in advocacy in a new, vital, and meaningful way.

Steven Strafford
Actor, writer, and coach, Steven Strafford is the creative force behind Methtacular!

Steven Strafford’s one person musical drawn from his experience with addition and recovery.