Tag Archives: Parent

When White Fathers Leave Their Black Children

By Bea Hinton To this day, I don’t know what my father looks like. In 24 years I have had no contact with my biological father; it is more likely that someone reading this post has more information on him … Continue reading

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Ring the school bell year-round

By Esther J. Cepeda It’s mid-August and parents across the country are breathing a sigh of relief that their tours of duty as surrogate educators finally will end. It’s a burden that many parents bear because they know that the … Continue reading

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Prevent Another Steubenville: What All Mothers Must Do for Their Sons

  by Kim Simon   When Max was just a few months old, I sat cross-legged on the floor with him in a circle of other mothers. The facilitator for our “Mommy and Me” playgroup would throw a question out … Continue reading

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