Despite the centuries-long prevalence of racism, some still seem to struggle with understanding all it entails.

While Black folks have been fighting for equality for centuries, the workings of racism still appear to go over some white and non-Black heads. White and non-Black POC should be informed, but it’s also not on the shoulders of Black people to teach them. It’s extremely taxing on Black people to have to constantly explain racism, so instead, you can send them a link.

We’ve compiled a list of anti-racism and action resources you can send to people who ask about racism — because we didn't start this bulls**t system. While it takes more than a few readings to racial oppression, it's start.