In light of current events, Boise State University released this statement: “Acts of racism, hate, and injustice have no place in our nation. We must do the work. We must be better. We acknowledge our responsibility, and we will address our commitments to this movement.”
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Boise State University agrees with the need to acknowledge our own responsibility—and we believe the first step is to educate ourselves.
This is by no means a comprehensive list, but rather a starting point for those wanting to learn more about their own biases and the challenges that black Americans face every day. For more resources, visit the
Anti-Racism Resources For White People Google Doc.
Special thanks to the Boise State University Gender Equity Center and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Nevada, Reno for providing a few of these resources.