Tag Archives: appropriation

Ask LIE: Where is the line between appreciation and appropriation?

Dear Love Isn’t Enough, My husband and I are white. We have a bio son and daughter and a son who was born in Ethiopia. Since I was a girl, I have been drawn to learning about Africa. I watched … Continue reading

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Ask ARP: How do I explain why Indian mascots are offensive?

Dear Anti-Racist Parent: I recently read an article in my local newspaper, “Indian spirit carries Brimfield girls to state,” about a local basketball team. I could not believe that a local school would still be using Native Americans as mascots—something … Continue reading

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