we are traveling as a family is a short documentary exploring paradigms of race in America through the lens of interracial friendship.

To continue this conversation check out some of the resources below that informed our film.

WATCH LIST:

Shelly Tochluk, Witnessing Whiteness

TED TALK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tUBJ-1MWG8

MTV, White People

http://www.lookdifferent.org/videos/113-white-people

LISTEN LIST:

On Being, Let’s Talk about Whiteness

http://www.onbeing.org/programs/eula-biss-lets-talk-whiteness/

Code Switch, Can We Talk About Whiteness 

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2016/05/31/479733094/the-code-switch-podcast-episode-1-can-we-talk-about-whiteness

READING LIST:

The Washington Post, Across America whites are biased and they don’t even know it

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2014/12/08/across-america-whites-are-biased-and-they-dont-even-know-it/?utm_term=.76f0c84a4505

The Washington Post, People say they approve of interracial couples, but studies uncover bias

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2016/08/19/people-say-they-approve-of-interracial-couples-but-studies-uncover-bias/?utm_term=.482b78de3d5c

BOOK LIST:

Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow

Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy

Michael, Eric Dyson, Tears We Cannot Stop: a Sermon to White America

Jim Wallis, America’s Original Sin

Shelly Tochluk, Witnessing Whiteness

CONNECT AND EXPLORE LIST:

AWARE-LA https://www.awarela.org/

SURJ http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/

Project Implicit https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/takeatest.html