What We Are Reading

The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together
The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together

By Heather McGhee

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

By Bessel Van Der Kolk, M.D.

Ladder to the Light: An Indigenous Elder's Meditations on Hope and Courage
Ladder to the Light: An Indigenous Elder's Meditations on Hope and Courage

By Steven Charleston

No Visible Bruises: What We Don't Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us
No Visible Bruises: What We Don't Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us

By Rachel Louise Snyder

Previous Readings

Title Author
How to Be An Antiracist Ibram X. Kendi
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for People to Talk About Racism Robin Diangelo
I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness Austin Channing Brown
Building Resilience In Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings (Fourth Edition) Kenneth R. Ginsburg
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Ibram X. Kendi
On The Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity, & Getting Old Parker Palmer
Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone Brené Brown
The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity Nadine Burke Harris M.D.
Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together In The Back of The Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race Beverly Daniel Tatum
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong James W. Loewen
The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World His Holiness the Dalai Lama
What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience and Healing Bruce D. Perry, M.D., Ph.D. and Oprah Winfrey
Radical Compassion: Learning to Love Yourself and Your World with the Practice of RAIN Tara Brach