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What We're Reading: New Year Equity and Social Justice Edition

Thursday, January 7, 2021

By Alice Y. Hom and Daniel Lau, Northern California Grantmakers

Alice Hom and Daniel Lau

Welcome to a fresh list of equity and social justice articles for the new year. We are centering activism and the various roles all people can play in making social change. Other articles address language and representation along with class, race & gender in policies and politics. 

1. How can we make social change a lifestyle choice rather than an acute reaction? 

We saw important social activism last year. Here’s how to sustain it in 2021, The Lily

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2. Pursuing racial justice through direct and unconditional cash aid. 

2021 Will Be the Year of Guaranteed Income Experiments, Bloomberg

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3. “We are being inclusive, efficient, and accurate.” 

U.S. House adopts sweeping gender-neutral language rules, LGBTQ Nation

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4. What role did White women play in upholding white supremacy in the 1920s? 

The Implosion of American Dirt, Vulture

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5. Who gets to tell the stories of immigrant families? 

First came suffrage. Then came the Women of the Ku Klux Klan, The 19th

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Bonus: Mutual Aid

'Solidarity, Not Charity': A Visual History of Mutual Aid

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