Read this book by Ta-Nehisi Coates.
“An America that looks away is ignoring not just the sins of the past but the sins of the present and the certain sins of the future.” ~ Ta-Nehisi Coates
Read this article by Roxane Gay: On Making Black Lives Matter http://www.marieclaire.com/culture/features/a21423/roxane-gay-philando-castile-alton-sterling/
“Speak up when you hear people making racist jokes. Speak up when you see injustice in action. Inform yourself about your local law enforcement and how they treat people of color. Vote. Take a stand instead of waiting for absolution from people of color. We don’t have that kind of time…” ~Roxane Gay