The Communication and Implementation working group is developing tools to assist courts with community engagement activities that include planning documents, resource centers, webinars, a speakers’ bureau and collaboration opportunities.
The State Courts National Racial Justice Watch, Read, Listen
The National Center for State Courts Racial Justice Blueprint Initiative has designed The State Courts National Racial Justice Watch, Read, Listen to promote informal conversations about racial justice among you and your court colleagues nationwide. Recommendations include books, shows/movies, or podcasts that addresses topical issues. When available, each suggested work will be accessible by way of all three media in an attempt to accommodate varied preferences and learning styles, as well as your busy schedules!
We invite you to share your thoughts/feedback on each selection via a file upload here. We’re also interested in learning how your court is using Watch, Read, Listen in your racial justice work.
- Extending Justice: Strategies to Increase Inclusion and Reduce Bias by The Honorable Bernice B. Donald and Professor Sarah E. Redfield, Editors
- Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
- The Sweetness of Water by Nathan Harris
- So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo
- Crash by Paul Haggis
- Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson