2023 Convening on IL Black Families
Illinois Department of Child and Family Services Data/Information
Children’s Rights, Angela Olivia Burton, and JMACforFamilies, 2023. Family Separation Is an Urgent Human & Civil Rights Issue Response to the United Nations Human Rights Committee Regarding the Fifth Periodic Report of the United States under the International Covenant for Civil and Political Rights
Journal and Law Review Articles
Alan J. Dettlaff, 2023. Confronting the Racist Legacy of the American Child Welfare System. Oxford University Press.
Diane Redleaf, 2018. They Took the Kids Last Night: How the Child Protection System Puts Families at Risk. Praeger Press.
Dorothy Roberts, 2002. Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare. Civitas Books.
Dorothy Roberts, 2022. Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families - and How Abolition Can Build a Safer World. Basic Books.
Kelley Fong, 2023. Investigating Families: Motherhood in the Shadow of Child Protective Services, Princeton University Press.
Sara Block, 2022. Together Unbroken: Stories, Law, Practice and Healing at the Intersection of Domestic Violence and Child Welfare. American Bar Association Publishing.