Overall Social Justice

Websites

Manhattan Alliance for Peace and Justice: mapj.org

Kansas Interfaith Action (KIFA): kansasinterfaithaction.org

ACLU: www.aclukansas.org

 

Racial Justice

Websites

Shaun King: www.shaunking.org

Native American Rights Fund: www.narf.org

Books

  • “The Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead
  • “Citizen” by Claudia Rankine
  • “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • “The Sellout” by Paul Beatty (Not kid appropriate)
  • “The Refugees” by Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • “I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter” by Erika L. Sanchez
  • “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism” by Robin DiAngelo
  • “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson
  • “Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria” by Beverly Daniel Tatum
  • “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander
  • “How to Be an Anti-Racist” by Ibram X. Kendi
  • “So You Want To Talk About Race” by Ijeoma Oluo
  • “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian” by Sherman Alexie
  • “American Apartheid: The Native American Struggle for Self-Determination and Inclusion” by Stephanie Woodard

 

Poverty/Economic Inequality

Websites

Everybody Counts – Manhattan: www.facebook.com/EverybodyCountsManhattan

Kansas Action for Children: kac.org

Poor People’s Campaign: www.poorpeoplescampaign.org

Inequality.org: inequality.org/facts/income-inequality

 

Healthcare

Websites

Alliance for a Healthy Kansas: www.expandkancare.com

 

Gun Control

Websites

Moms Demand Action – KS: www.facebook.com/MomsDemandActionKS

Moms Demand Action: momsdemandaction.org

Everytown for Gun Safety: everytown.org

 

LGBTQ+

Websites

Flint Hills Human Rights Project: www.fhhrp.org

Little Apple Pride: www.facebook.com/LittleApplePride

 

Women’s Rights/Girls’ Empowerment

Websites

Equality Now: www.equalitynow.org

 

Environment

Websites

Environmental Action: environmental-action.org

Kansas Sierra Club: kansas.sierraclub.org