Talking About Race With a Biracial 5-Year-Old

"I never want him to feel 'less than,' but I also want him to know of his rich history," Melanie Coffee writes at the Huffington Post. 

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But I don’t want to lie to him as there’s no stronger weapon against racism and other ignorance than the truth. But, really, he’s five. It’s not like it’s time to have The Talk, which for generations has been a rite of passage for many brown boys.

Read Melanie Coffee’s entire piece at the Huffington Post.

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