CHARLOTTESVILLE, USA - AUGUST 16: Thousands gather with candles to march along the path that White Supremacists took the prior Friday with torches on the University of Virginia Campus in Charlottesville, United States on August 16, 2017. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

History

To take effective action against Trump and the white supremacy he is legitimizing, we must know our history.

Skin Deep: Whiteness in America (podcast)

Tools for Action

“Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon. Indeed, it is a weapon unique in history, which cuts without wounding and ennobles the [person] who wields it.” -MLK

Indivisible Guide: Get your MOCs to combat white supremacy (action list)

A short introduction to non-violent resistance scholar Gene Sharp (video)

Nonviolent Resistance: A First Look (video): excellent tips on organizing nonviolent actions, drawing from experiences of resistance movements in countries around the world 

Inspiration:

We are on a long road to create a more just and equal United States. We need spiritual nourishment to maintain our energy:

A Reformed White Nationalist Speaks Out On Charlottesville (podcast)

The small German town that tricked Neo-Nazis at their own game (video)

Former white supremacist says ‘fight hate with love.’ (video)

Erica Chenoweth: TED talk on the statistical proof that non-violent resistance campaigns work (video)

What else can I do to resist?

We recommend checking out these sites:

Local Actions from the Indivisible Guide

Weekly Resistance Online

Wall of Us

American Civil Liberties Union

Rogan’s List