Summer Reading Program 2006
Life on the Color Line
These online resources address themes raised by Life on the Color Line:
Southern Poverty Law Center -- Focus on civil rights, tolerance education and monitoring of hate groups
Immigration Justice Project -- Focus on protecting the rights of migrant workers
Tolerance.Org -- Promotes diversity in communities.
- Map of US hate groups (see, e.g., the 19 hate groups identified in New York state)
- Map of US Social Justice Groups (see, e.g., the 72 social justice groups identified in New York state)
- 10 Ways to Fight Hate on Campus: A Response Guide for College Activists
Teaching Tolerance -- Teaching resources to promote respect for difference and appreciate diversity
Implicit Association Test -- An online test through Harvard University measuring bias
Dancing Through Barriers -- Dance Theater of Harlem's educational and community outreach program
FacingHistory.Org -- Engages "students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and antisemitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry"
Race and Ethnicity -- Literary collections and reference materials on race and ethnicity in the US
Univeristy of Maryland Diversity Dictionary -- Defines terms and groups
NIAAA -- National Institute of Health's National Institute on Alcohlism and Alcohol Addiction.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism -- Provides national leadership on dealing with alcoholism and alcohol-related abuse
Alcoholics Anonymous -- Information on the organization, including an online version of the "Big Book."
How Does Alcohol Affect the World of a Child -- Publication sponsored by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and the National Institutes of Health