Whites don’t get it. I’m white.

Carolyn Baldwin
East Providence, RI

As the mom of an adopted brown-skinned male, I have read a lot about growing up non-white in the US. I know that I still don’t get it, but my white friends get even less. It makes me sad.

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  • What is it you don’t think they get? If you had full confidence that your friends would open their ears & listen to you, what would you want to say?


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