This guide lists resources for Cornell Law community members and anyone looking to support the cause of racial justice in the wake of the killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and many before them. Below are links to local Ithaca area and New York City resources, as well as nationwide organizations and guides. These include relevant news sources, organizations that are working to address issues of systemic racism, and legal resources on protesters' rights. If you know of any additional resources that should be included in this guide, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cornell Law Library thanks Khelani Clay and the Pence Law Library at AU Washington College of Law for permission to adapt Resources for Supporting Protesters.
Resources for Protesters: Know Your Rights
Staying Safe during a Protest
Social Justice Organizations
Justice Reform Organizations
Contact Elected Officials in Your Jurisdiction
Historical Context and Related Resources
For more on finding news resources, see:
Use the library catalog to find library resources on related issues. These subject headings will help you find resources, in print and online about racial and social justice, organizing for action, police brutality, justice reform and related topics.
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