Thoughts on Diversity

Resources for a more diverse world

“In every society, diversity is a richness – never a threat.”

– Antonio Guterres, Secretary General, United Nations

Throughout the past week, we muted ourselves with the goal of pausing, learning, and listening. We have gathered a list of resources from our friends in the academic community, our associates, and our partners, and hope that it is helpful to you as well. What we have collected in this living document only represents some of the views and resources; please share in the comments below what you have found helpful.





Films & TV Series

  • 13th (Ava DuVernay) – Netflix
  • American Son (Kenny Leon) – Netflix
  • Boindspotting (Carlos López Estrada) – Hulu with Cinemax or available to rent
  • Clemency (Chinoye Chukwu) – Available to rent
  • Black Power Mixtape: 1967 – 1975 – Available to rent
  • Dear White People (Justin Simien) – Netflix
  • Fruitvale Station (Ryan Coogler) – Available to rent
  • I Am Not Your Negro (James Baldwin) – Available to rent or on Kanopy
  • If Beale Street Could Talk (Barry Jenkins) – Hulu
  • Just Mercy (Destin Daniel Cretton) – Available to rent free in June 2020 in the U.S.
  • King in The Wilderness – HBO
  • See You Yesterday (Stefon Bristol) – Netflix
  • Selma (Ava DuVernay) – Available to rent
  • The Black Panters: Vanguard of the Revolution – Available to rent
  • The Hate U Give (George Tillman Jr.) – Hulu with Cinemax
  • When They See Us (Ava DuVernay) – Netflix

Resources Specific to Canada