Biracial children face many challenges. As a mom with three biracial children I know how frustrating it is when people want my children to classify and identify with only one of their many heritages. Seven million Americans consider themselves multiracial . The growth rate of multiracial community in the United States is 3.4%, making it the fastest growing demographic.
Below is a review of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky. The book chronicles a candid look at race and…Continue
Added by Nicole Weaver on April 25, 2012 at 8:05pm — No Comments
I thought today was a fitting day to tell the story about one of my favorite school events. When Mackenzie was in the 2nd grade, her school held an event to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. They used this event to show the kids that no matter how different we may be on the outside, on the inside we’re all the same.
That in itself is very nice, but…Continue
Added by Kristen Daukas on January 16, 2012 at 2:18pm — No Comments
Middle Tennessee is part of what is known as the Bible Belt. A church on every corner is how we are depicted. For every church, there are five associate ministers waiting to hear “the call” to start their own church or begging God that main preacher will allow them to preach one Sunday. We have several national Christian organizations that are headquartered in Nashville: the Southern Baptist Convention, the National Baptist Convention, and the General Board of…Continue
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