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What to do when your child discovers “private parts”

written by Love Isn’t Enough columnist Bianca Laureano A reader recently sent in a query seeking advice on how to work with her young son’s sudden infatuation with saying “I have a penis! Daddy has a penis! Mommy has a … Continue reading

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Interview With Young Adult Novelist Sofia Quintero

written by Love Isn’t Enough columnist Bianca Laureano Ambitious high school senior Efrain Rodriguez dreams of escaping the South Bronx for an Ivy League college like Harvard or Yale. But how is his family going to afford to pay for … Continue reading

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Revisiting sexting

written by Love Isn’t Enough columnist Bianca Laureano; originally posted at Media Justice on Amplify Some of you may never have guessed with all my critique and commentary on popular culture, I don’t have cable. Not only do I not … Continue reading

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Are Latino teens sexual risk takers?

From Science Daily: “When a recent documentary about U.S. Latinos featured two teen mothers in a 90-minute program, the Latino students in my classes thought it was an unbalanced portrayal of their community — and they were right!” said Marcela … Continue reading

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Preparing for “the talk” with your child (II)

[Editor's note: Bianca wrote this piece explicitly for those who parent  and counsel youth of color, but, as usual, her words have much broader application.] written by Love Isn’t Enough columnist Bianca Laureano; Part I of this post can be … Continue reading

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New columnist Intro: Bianca Laureano

written by Anti-Racist Parent columnist Bianca Laureano I am the daughter of an artist and teacher/social worker. A daughter of “hippie” immigrants who grew up in a multi-lingual home that was filled with creativity, music, and love. I am the … Continue reading

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