Monthly Archives: June 2010

White Mind

written by Love Isn’t Enough guest contributor Anne Sibley O’Brien; originally published at Coloring Between the Lines The article below appears in the current issue of the Bulletin of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, in my regular … Continue reading

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LIE Links (a little late!)

The Elephant in the Room [Publishers Weekly] Publishers, how ivory are thy towers? According to statistics—not to mention a quick glance around any trade show floor—pretty shockingly ivory, maybe along the lines of 98%. The number of publishing, editorial, art direction, … Continue reading

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“Tribal Hunter” is worse off than “Circus Clown”: 2010 Indian Legos

Written by Love Isn’t Enough guest contributor Adrienne K.; originally published at Native Appropriations Time to meet the 2010 Lego “Tribal Hunter,” the smiling dude at right. Note his “buckskin” outfit, beads, eagle feathers, warpaint, long hair, and bow and … Continue reading

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Open thread

What’s on your mind? Tweet

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Looking for gratuitously cute kids

It’s Thursday, which means it’s time for another gratuitously cute kid pic. Unfortunately, we’ve drained our stockpile. You can help by sending photos of your gratuitously cute kids to team@loveisntenough.com. Tweet

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Chasing the Joneses

written by Love Isn’t Enough guest contributor Latoya; originally published at Cocoamamas This week, The New York Times published an op-ed referencing a famous report: The Negro Family: The Case forNational Action. In this 1965 report, Moynihan, the Asst. Sec’t … Continue reading

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LIE Links

Color-blind racial ideology linked to racism, both online and offline [University of Illinois News Bureau] In a study that examined the associations between responses to racial theme party images on social networking sites and a color-blind racial ideology, Brendesha Tynes, … Continue reading

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…and we’re back!

We were all sad to read Carmen’s goodbye last month. In launching Anti-Racist Parent, now Love Isn’t Enough, Carmen did a groundbreaking thing. She created a space where parents–ALL parents–could talk about race. In this space, race wasn’t whispered about. … Continue reading

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Introducing co-editor Sarah

Hi all!  This is my first blog post on LIE, but many of you might “know” me from the commenting section as “Montclair Mommy”.  Just to warn you, I tend to be a little on the “wordy” side…but most regular … Continue reading

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Introducing co-editor Julia

Hello LIE readers! During the last few years of frequent commenting and very occasional contributing, I’ve grown to greatly value this space and the readers who come here. I’m honored to take on co-editing responsibilities here at Love Isn’t Enough. I am … Continue reading

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