Momentum
Published in

Momentum

Reading Racism To Our Children

Ending the cycle of racial bias introduced through books

Image: Irzhanovel Ansel/Shutterstock

I’ve written many times about how the images we’re fed in movies and television impact how we unconsciously feel about and act toward various groups of people and even ourselves.

But many of us don’t realize that children start forming views on race long before they’re watching Superman…

--

--

--

Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

Recommended from Medium

Rise Of Zombert: A Tale Of An Undead Kitty

READ/DOWNLOAD%? Hidden Bodies: (A You Novel) FULL

READ/DOWNLOAD#% Edgeware: Lessons from Complexity Science for Health Care Leaders FULL BOOK PDF &…

READ/DOWNLOAD< Cultural Anthropology: Asking Quest

Blog Post #4: Exploring Research Interests

100 Days Reading Challenge #Day 13 #Malice: A Mystery

READ/DOWNLOAD=< Lies We Tell Ourselves: A New York

[,]How to Get Sarah J. Maas : House of Earth and Blood (Crescent City, #1) (eBook) ≡

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jeffrey Kass

Jeffrey Kass

Top Medium Writer — Racism, Diversity & Education | Thought Leader On Race and Society | Award-Winning Author | Speaker | Latest Book: The Rona Diaries | Lawyer

More from Medium

Why I’m Not Convincing Any White People To Abandon Racism

Wake Up Call Chronicles (WUCC) #1: Whoopi Goldberg

Betty White Was A True Ally

Black Joy! Joyful Books You Need to Read Before the End of Black History Month