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August 23, 2014

What messages are being sent to little white children about accountability regarding brown bodies? What messages are sent around social norms that say our bodies matter? Kids absorb social cues. Kids absorb social messages around compassion and accountability and respect. If I were a little white kid, there’s nothing systematically that tells me anything other than I can run roughshod all over blackness and brownness sans retribution. How powerful is one parent(s) telling a child to respect everyone versus entire systems and structures and institutions telling them otherwise? #SaturdayMawninThoughts

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