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No Booty Shaking Allowed

We’ve all probably seen our fair share of internet videos with little girls dropping it like it’s hot and giving it all they’ve got. I’m not linking to any of them, because I pretty much think they’re kiddie porn. All … Continue reading

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Teen rapper says “Stop Looking at My Moms”

written by Love Isn’t enough guest contributor Renee; originally published at Womanist Musings You are going about your day with your child, when some ignorant rude man decides to stare you down like you’re a beautiful t-bone steak and he … Continue reading

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Do I want to whip my hair back and forth with nine-year-old Willow Smith?

written by Love Isn’t Enough guest contributor Liz Dwyer; originally posted at Los Angelista’s Guide to the Pursuit of Happiness Have you heard the song “Whip My Hair”? If not, it’s a tune where nine year-old Willow Smith sings, “I … Continue reading

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How to indoctrinate people

written by Love Isn’t Enough guest contributor Matt; originally published at The FPE The role of records in my early life was strictly utilitarian. My parents weren’t record fetishists like I am; they had reasons for buying records that had … Continue reading

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It don’t matter if you’re black or white…or does it?

[Editor's note: Not surprisingly, pop icon Michael Jackson has come up more than once in ARP discussions of race, self-esteem and Eurocentric beauty standards. How does one explain to children a young, black man seeming to morph into a white woman? … Continue reading

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Joni and us

by Anti-Racist Parent columnist Deesha Philyaw My kids have sent me over the moon with joy. Is it because they are doing well in school? They are, but that’s not why I’m thrilled. Is it because their rooms are tidy? … Continue reading

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