This is by no means a complete list, it was compiled by Roy JonesLilith DorseyLorrie Wood, and Phat Man Dee for use in their workshops about confronting racism and cultural appropriation in modern pagan culture. 

Identity and Difference

Land Acknowledgement - Know on Whose Land You Are Occupying

My Grandmother's Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies - by Resmaa Menakem

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander 

Critical Race Theory (Third Edition): An Introduction (Critical America, 20) 3rd Edition 

by Richard Delgado  (Author), Jean Stefancic (Author), Angela Harris (Foreword) 

What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker by Damon Young

Why is This Happening (podcast)  Rethinking Identity Chris Hayes with Kwame Anthony Appiah 

The Scholar who Shaped History, a review of The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation by David Brion Davis 

 Why Do So Many Researchers Still Treat Race as a Scientific Concept?

 White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

 White Nationalism’s Deep American Roots by Adam Serwer 

 White people assume niceness is the answer to racial inequality. It's not by Robin diAngelo 

Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race by Reni Eddo-Lodge 

Background to MLK Global Statement “No one is free until we are all free!” 

Even Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream Knows What Systemic Racism Is

University of Michigan Identifying and Addressing Characteristics of White Supremacy Culture

Letter from Birmingham Jail by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr



By and About Ibram K Xendi

How to be an Anti Racist by Ibram X Kendi 

The Day ‘Shithole’ Entered the Presidential Lexicon by Ibram X. Kendi

The racism of good intentions by Carlos Lozada

A review of "Stamped From the Beginning" by Ibram X. Kendi

A Reading List for Ralph Northam by Ibram X. Kendi 



Racism in Alternative Spirituality

Orishas, Goddesses and Voodoo Queens by Lilith Dorsey 

Racism and Recognition in the Pagan Community with Lilith Dorsey and Tehron Gillis

Aryans in Arcadia 

The Unbearable Whiteness of Being Pagan: Some Observations on White Fragility in Esoteric Spiritual Movements 

 Dismantling The Widespread White Advantage in Witchcraft by Cyndi Brannen 

 Racists Are Threatening to Take Over Paganism 

 What To Do When Racists Try To Hijack Your Religion 

 Who Owns the Vikings? Pagans, Neo-Nazis and Advertisers Tussle Over Symbols 

Racist Music, Neo-Paganism and Nationalism Drive Growth of Hate Movement

Does the Furry Community Have a Nazi Problem?

Dark Star Rising: Magick and Power in the Age of Trump




Cultural Appropriation

 Eating the Other: Desire and Resistance  by Bell Hooks

 New Video Witchcraft & Voodoo : Cultural Appropriation by Lilith Dorsey

Appreciation vs. appropriation 




Anti-Racism Defined 

 15 ways to strengthen anti-racist practice 

 Confronting racism is not about the needs and feelings of white people by Ijeoma Oluo 

  This is what an antiracist America would look like. How do we get there? by Ibram X Kendi

 An Antiracist Reading List by Ibram X. Kendi

 Speak Up: Responding to Everyday Bigotry

The differences between Internal, Interpersonal, and Structural Racism 

What is Environmental Racism? 

2023 saw record killings by US police. Who is most affected?

 The Differential Representation of Latina and Black Female Victims in Front-Page News Stories: A Qualitative Document Analysis

Research raises new questions about missing and murdered Indigenous women

 The End of the Post Racial Myth

Examples of things anyone could do today to make the world a little more just


From University of Michigan 

From Berkeley and it’s 

Free 30 day challenge from The Anti Racist Table 


How Racism Hurts White People 

Why White supremacy is actually killing White people by Damon Young 

Dying of Whiteness by Jonathan Metzl



List Below from Center On Interracial Relationships Founded by The Good Peoples Group