Today I’m writing over at Youth Specialties. (This was first posted at conversationsonthefridge.com.)
“Our silence tells our youth and families that the racist statements and beliefs of the President are normal, are true, and thus can be continued.
Our silence tells our youth of color and their families that not only are they not valued by their country and many of their country’s leaders, but that they are also not valued by us, by the Church, or even by God.
Our silence tells all of our youth and families that some people – based on skin color and/or country of origin – are superior to others.”
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