As part of our debut mini-series on how to have important conversations with your kids, today we’re talking all about race. Tasha Morrison, founder of Be the Bridge, joins host Indiana Adams and Coffee + Crumbs writer Melanie Dale to educate us on how to approach this topic with our children, and how to lead by example in the quest for racial unity. Tasha also speaks about the difference between diversity and racial reconciliation, the difference between being color blind and color brave, and how we can equip our children to speak up when they witness an injustice. We hope this dialogue inspires you to start having some conversations about race in your home, if you haven’t already.
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Mentioned in this episode:
Video: IF Gathering- Modeling a Healthy Conversation on Race (2015)
Podcast (with transcript): Tasha Morrison on For the Love with Jen Hatmaker
Time Magazine: Why Black Panther is a Defining Moment for Black America
Recommendations + Resources:
Books for parents:
Books for Kids:
Books to Help Kids Understand the Fight for Racial Equality (tween and teen)
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