The Kids and Race blog editor, Katy Strange, is in studio. Katy and Jasen discuss a wide range of topics from school segregation to whose kids are stinkier!
(8:25) Nikole Hannah-Jones' article about how segregation is INCREASING
(11:40) Jasen and Katy discuss the difficulties with bussing
(24:53) how parents choose schools
(25:30) how segregation negatively affects all kids
(26:37) differences in parenting styles between white parents and parents of color "Unequal Childhood" by Annette Lareau
(33:20) why parents ought to let their kids experience discomfort/adversity
(42:00) Jasen's experience with race-based bullying
(45:15) is choosing a segregated school about academic achievement or our own discomfort?
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