Speaking about Racism, it's right there on the cover of Newsweek for September 14, 2009.
Grocery stores can be used as Libraries, especially since so many great magazines (of those left) can be read while waiting in the check-out line. This morning while getting my double Bagel and diet A&W Rootbeer Fixes, I saw the cover of:
whose title story read as: Is your Baby Racist?
Of course, I grabbed the last issue (dated 9-14-2009) and tossed it in with my groceries. I've only read half of it so far, but the Theory is that Birgitte Vittrup of the Children's Research Lab at the
The Article named:
See Baby Discriminate
taken from: See
Logically, the way I feel about the entire Topic: If it's not going to be racist, then it can be sexist. We just live in that kind (call it that) of Society.
The Article is well worth reading -- and from what I read so far, enlightening, but maybe NOT in the way that we would wish it to be.
ASK: Adrienne Sioux Koopersmith
SKiN: How 10 Beloved Plush Toys Redefine Race ©2009
9-15-9 - 10:30 AM CST