Information & Resources

 

Guides for Video & Ethical Filming Practices When Documenting Police Abuse

 

1. Concealing identity in videos

https://library.witness.org/product-tag/protests/

2. Archiving video guidelines

https://archiving.witness.org/archive-guide/

3. Video on how to archive your footage/ evidence

https://archiving.witness.org/2016/10/witness-launches-new-activists-guide-archiving-site-video/

4. Best practices for video upload

 https://library.witness.org/product/best-practices-for-uploading-to-youtube/

 

Source: https://www.witness.org/


 

Tools to Aid Filming practices

 

1) Image Scrubber is  a tool for anonymizing photographs taken at protests

https://everestpipkin.github.io/image-scrubber/

 

2) How to remove EXIF data embedded in photos as well as geolocation data: https://www.howtogeek.com/203592/what-is-exif-data-and-how-to-remove-it/

 

3) Tool for anonymizing photographs taken at protests: https://everestpipkin.github.io/image-scrubber/


 

Resources for the Ethical Preservation of Social Media Content

 

1. Documentation of Digital Blackness in the Archive

https://www.docnow.io/meetings/stl-2017/

 

2. Paper by Bergis Jules on Digital Blackness in the Archive

https://news.docnow.io/documenting-activism-now-17db7b956fcf

Source:https://www.docnow.io





 

Resources for Dismantling Racism in Organizations

 

1 Action Tools for Dismantling Racism

.https://www.dismantlingracism.org/

2 Dismantling Racism

https://resourcegeneration.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/2016-dRworks-workbook.pdf

 

Fighting Police Violence 

1.  Workshops to Fight Police Violence

http://criticalresistance.org/abolition-of-policing-workshop/


2. Community Action Manual

https://www.aclu.org/other/fighting-police-abuse-community-action-manual

3. Research collaborative collecting comprehensive data on police killings nationwide to quantify the impact of police violence in communities

https://mappingpoliceviolence.org/

Resources for Archivists & Library Information Professionals

 

1. Strategies to dismantle white supremacy in archival practice by Michelle Caswell in her Archives, Records, and Memory class, Fall 2016, UCLA. Posters design by Gracen Brilmyer.

http://www.gracenbrilmyer.com/dismantling_whiteSupremacy_archives3.pdf


 

2. Libraries We Here - supportive community for BIPOC library and archive workers. https://www.wehere.space/

 

3. Project STAND’s S.A.V.E. methodology for outreach and appraisal of materials created by marginalized communities.
https://standarchives.com/s-a-v-e-methodology/ 

 

4. Archivists for Back Lives in Philadelphia

https://archivesforblacklives.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/ardr_final.pdf

 

5. Archives Against History Repeating Itself

http://www.archivistsagainst.org/


 

6. Disrupting Whiteness in Libraries and Librarianship: A Reading List

https://www.library.wisc.edu/gwslibrarian/bibliographies/disrupting-whiteness-in-libraries/

 

7. The Blackivists’ Five Tips for Organizers, Protestors, and Anyone Documenting Movements

https://sixtyinchesfromcenter.org/the-blackivists-five-tips-for-organizers-protestors-and-anyone-documenting-movements/

 

8. Free Course offered by the Society of American Archivists - Citizen Witnesses and Human Rights Video Archives

https://www.pathlms.com/saa/events/873/video_presentations/151564

Miami & South Florida BIPOC Archives & Arts Organizations

 

Black Archives

https://www.bahlt.org/

 

Black Florida 

https://www.blackflorida.org/

 

Catalog of Cuban Women Photographers

http://www.catalogofotografascubanas.org/

 

Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts Incubator

http://dvcai.org/

 

Spady Cultural Heritage Museum

https://spadymuseum.com/



 

LGBTQ Archives

 

The Stonewall Museum and Archives

http://www.stonewallnationalmuseum.org/


 

Miami Organizations & Local Chapters

 

Dream Defenders Miami                https://www.facebook.com/miamiDD305/ & https://dreamdefenders.org/

Black Lives Matter Broward             http://blacklivesmatteralliancebroward.org/

(FEM)POWER Miami                        https://linktr.ee/fempowermia

New Florida Majority                        https://newfloridamajority.org/

Miami Workers Center                      http://www.miamiworkerscenter.org/

Power U Center for Social Change   https://poweru.org/

Health in the Hood                           https://www.healthinthehood.org/


 

List of Local Bail Funds

(FEM)POWER Miami                       https://www.paypal.me/freethemall

Florida LGBTQ Freedom Fund      https://www.lgbtqfund.org/donate-1