Talking To Your Kids About Race

For months and months we've been on "racial cruise control" in our house.  We've traveled in the same circles, visited the same people and overall, those we encountered didn't think or look twice when our multi-colored family entered the room.  I had actually forgotten that having a multi-colored family instantly makes us a billboard for race relations.  Then came last week.  Last week I believe I had a sign on my head that said, "Enter into major discussions about race with me, please." ...more
What a flash back your piece was for me. Having spent my early parenting years with a blond blue ...more