Diversity & Inclusivity
— Last checked and updated December 4, 2020 by Lindsay Stone, Langara College Library & Information Technology practicum student unless otherwise indicated.
Bakau Consulting. “Resources Toolkit.” Accessed Jan. 12, 2021.
This Vancouver-based firm, founded by Cicely Belle Blain, maintains this resource for people to use as an introduction to various social justice issues and strategies for change. It includes lists and links on inclusive language, disrupting unconscious bias, unlearning anti-Blackness, Black wellness and other topics. Access Toolkit
Cochran, Geraldine. “Guest Post: The Problem with Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity.” The Scholarly Kitchen, Jun. 22, 2018. Read Article
“If Microaggressions Happened to White People.” Andrew Kornhaber, producer & Ryan Hunter, director. YouTube, uploaded by MTV Decoded, Jul. 22, 2015. Watch Video
Reiners, Bailey. “80+ Diversity in the Workplace Statistics You Should Know.” Built In, Feb. 24, 2020. Read Article
Thomas, Marquita. “What Is Privilege?” YouTube, uploaded by As/Is, Jul. 4, 2015. Watch Video
“Understanding Unconscious Bias and How It Impacts Women.” Lean In. Watch Video
A Deeper Dive
Bakau Consulting. “Alternative Consulting Resources.” Accessed Jan. 12, 2021.
This Vancouver-based firm also maintains a list of recommended decolonization, diversity/equity/inclusion (DEI), anti-oppression, anti-racism, and pro-LGTBQIA2S+ consultants in Canada and the U.S. so organizations can find the right fit for them. Access List
Collins, Cory. “What Is White Privilege, Really?” Teaching Tolerance, Aug. 15, 2018. Read Article
Collins, Stacy. “Anti-Oppression: Anti-Oppression.” Simmons University. Visit Site
“Finding Diverse Sources for Science Stories.” The Open Notebook, Jun. 22, 2020. Visit Site
Horning, KT. “SLJ Diversity Course: Keynote Lecture.” School Library Journal, Jul. 21, 2016. Watch Video
Jones, Kenneth & Tema Okun. “White Supremacy Culture.” Changework, 2001. Read Article
“Kimberlé Crenshaw on Intersectionality, More than Two Decades Later.” Columbia Law School, Jun. 8, 2017. Read Article
Reshamwala, Saleem. “Who, Me? Biased? Check Our Bias to Wreck Our Bias.” The New York Times, Dec. 16, 2016. Watch Video
Waheed, Amina. “The Very White History of Feminist Organizing.” Jezebel, Feb. 2, 2018. Read Article