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Upcoming Events

Documenting History: Race and the American Story, with Dr. Spencer Crew
Sponsored by: ICD DRG
Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020
Time: 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Ijeoma Oluo discusses her book, So You Want to Talk About Race
Sponsored by: CSF, FIN, MCM
Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Past Events


A Panel Discussion on Racial Inclusion, Policymaking, and Economic Outcomes
Moderator: Gita Gopinath
Panelists: Lisa Cook, Trevon Logan and Rhonda Sharpe
Sponsored by: The DRGs of COM, LEG, and WHD
Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The Historical Relationship Between Race, the Law, and Law Enforcement
Speaker: Professor Gloria Browne-Marshall, author of Race, Law, and American Society: 1607 to Present
Sponsored by: The DRGs of COM, LEG, and WHD
Date: Thursday, July 16, 2020

About this Guide

Use the tabs above to explore Books, Articles, News, Media and Websites.

This guide serves as an introduction and starting point on the issues pertaining to racism against black communities; it is not an exhaustive list and will evolve over time. These books and articles are available remotely to the IMF and World Bank Group community. See more information about connecting remotely. We have also highlighted resources—web links, podcasts, films, and articles—most of which are free to access.

We welcome your thoughts and recommendations for additions. Send your suggestions to

“In a racist society it is not enough to be non-racist,
we must be anti-racist.”
— Angela Y. Davis


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