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No clothing, degree of politeness or ‘gentle’ demeanor can change the perceived danger of Blackness, even when there is no expressed threat of violence. As MiniMocha gets older, I think about how race shows up in the classroom. I wonder how long her exuberant enthusiasm for everything will be welcomed by her…

Day Care


I knew I had to leave when an administrator at my TO’s day care said, “Kids don’t see color.” New data from ChildCare Aware, a national organization that tracks day care costs, indicate that in my state, the yearly cost of child care for an infant is pretty close to a…