Friday Links

Why it may be so hard to talk to white people about racism

#1000BlackGirlBooks and the power of representation 

The blog of an inspirational librarian 

The Social Network of Trees

Leon Bridges slaying us all with his artistry 

I'm planning what flowers I'm going to plant this season, here is a great website that helps with just that.

An incredible documentary on the Black Panther Party. Watch if all you know about the Black Panthers is from that one scene in Forrest Gump or if you were taught that the Black Panthers were violent and dangerous.  

Obama appoints the first women and person of color as our nation's Librarian of Congress!