This guide was created in conjunction with the course Race and American Law. In addition, it is a resource for people interested in race as it relates to diverse aspects of American Law. Tabs divide resources by various topic areas. Resources include books, video, articles, web pages and other materials.
This guide would like to acknowledge that Suffolk University is located on the traditional and ancestral land of the Massachusett, the original inhabitants of what is now known as Boston and Cambridge. We pay respect to the people of the Massachusett Tribe past and present, we honor the land itself which remains sacred to the Massachusett People.
The New York Times
The Ford Foundation
Race: The Power of an Illusion
Documentary: 3 Episodes
Race the Power of an Illusion An online companion to the award-winning documentary series by California Newsreel discussing the origins, beliefs and consequences of what we call race. Includes: