Kids at Social Justice Rallies & Protests

Kids at Social Justice Rallies & Protests

“Mom, why are we going to the rally?” “Black people are being killed by police in a way that is not fair, not just. Many people in our town are going to the rally to say this must stop.” A quiet descends on the car. I know I’ll have more questions later, but for now […]

Why do we support “Black Lives Matter”?

Why do we support “Black Lives Matter”?

Last week the Black Lives Matter sign in front of our house disappeared. I mentioned it to my 4 and 7 year old kids without thinking. They immediately asked, “Why?” I froze. How should I respond? Luckily they were distracted by something and I got a chance to figure out what I want to say. […]

Challenge #3 – Racial Justice

Challenge #3 – Racial Justice

It’s time for our third challenge in bringing social justice to our families and kids!  The theme for the month is, “Treat every person with dignity and respect: Racial Justice.” Teaching our children (and ourselves!) to treat everyone with dignity and respect regardless of the color of their skin is an excellent place to start. […]