Raising Antiracist Kids: An Online Conversation with Ibram X. Kendi and Derecka Purnel
Haymarket Books is hosting an online discussion on Thursday, June 18th with Ibram X. Kendi and Derecka Purnel for the launch of their book AntiRacist Baby. I know there are parents, parents-to-be, and people considering parenting looking for a starting point, this is one. Although this is geared towards parents, it is applicable to all ages as unlearning racism is an ongoing process.
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