I’m continuing my monthly donation to the Okra Project’s Nina Pop and Tony McDade Mental Health Recovery Funds. I’m also waiting to see if Shavonda Gardner starts a Patreon because I’d love to donate to her.
To see our full booklist, check out the show notes for episode 72.
The followup collection to the one Donnie is reading is called Children of the Night: The Best Short Stories by Black Writers, 1967 to the Present.
To hear our specific art sourcing recommendations, check out episode 21.
The 15 Percent Pledge is a movement asking major retailers to stock 15 percent black-owned businesses because black people make up about 15 percent of the US population. You can sign their petition on their website.
I’ve started following a number of aggregate accounts on Instagram that recommend black-owned businesses in all categories:
My friend recommended the Lit. Bar as a black-owned bookstore with good ecommerce, so that’s where I bought my new books from.