Identity

//Identity

“Race and Gender are Not the Same!” is Not a Good Response to the “Transracial” / Transgender Question or We Can and Must Do Better

I remember Justine Black from elementary school. She was smart. She was brown, but not brown like me. I was black like most of the other kids in our class. I remember Justine because she was a good friend of mine. I knew that she was [...]

“Race and Gender are Not the Same!” is Not a Good Response to the “Transracial” / Transgender Question or We Can and Must Do Better2016-11-29T17:37:12+00:00

How Good Dads Can Change the World

As well as fighting for women’s equality, we should be lobbying for men to be equal partners at home. The financial and cultural benefits would change our world. Tony has been accumulating identities. He’s the son of Mexican immigrants; his father was abusive. He’s a high [...]

How Good Dads Can Change the World2016-11-29T17:37:12+00:00

Dear Scared Parents

Dear scared parents of Mr. Currie’s students, whom he told a gay love story, We Americans are worried about the bullying of our children. Social media feeds are full of stories of young people who have taken their own lives following on and offline harassment. [...]

Dear Scared Parents2016-11-29T17:37:13+00:00