Tag Archives: immigration

Where are you from…really?

written by Love Isn’t Enough contributor Renee Immigration continues to be a great issue in the United States with opponents using racialized arguments to attack undocumented workers. Even the first African-American president, Barack Obama, referred to them as illegal, when … Continue reading

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On Mexican immigration, media and children…

written by Love Isn’t Enough columnist Pia Guerrero As the daughter of a Mexican father and American mother I grew up searching for people who were just like me. My parents met and lived in Mexico City where I was … Continue reading

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When post-racialism and education collide

by Anti-Racist Parent contributor Margie Perscheid I read a disturbing post at Angry Asian Man this morning; the original article is here: Student rejects ‘demeaning’ test, is suspended. Please go read. At the center of the controversy is Lori Phanachone, … Continue reading

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A message from the team at MomsRising

At MomsRising we’re always looking out to make sure that mothers and families are treated fairly in our nation.  The other day I saw a video that shocked me: Two young children crying, alone in a car, reaching out for … Continue reading

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You Are Not Safe Mi’ja: Subway Lessons for My Pre-Teen Daughter of Color

by Anti-Racist Parent columnist Maegan “la Mala” Ortiz I live along what is arguably the most diverse subway line, in the most diverse borough, of the most diverse city. This has provided me with more teaching moments than I would … Continue reading

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This is where we live.

by Anti-Racist Parent columnist Jason Sperber This is where we live. A couple weeks ago, my wife and I took our almost-three-year-old daughter to her first county fair. She got to eat French fries and funnel cake, look at cows, … Continue reading

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Koreans are not to blame

by Anti-Racist Parent columnist Margie Perscheid, originally published at Third Mom I’m sure I’m not the only adoptive parent of Asian children who is struggling to help their kids understand the Virginia Tech tragedy. Tech draws many students from the … Continue reading

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Hear ARP columnist Jason on Toys R Us controversy

by Carmen Van Kerckhove Congrats to our columnist Jason Sperber! He appeared on the well-regarded Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC yesterday to discuss the controversy surrounding Toys R Us’s first baby contest. You can listen or download an MP3. In … Continue reading

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