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Talking to Kids About Injustice

{The Body/Politic] “Mama, what’s a vigil?” My partner and I had decided not to tell our children about what happened in Orlando at the Pulse nightclub, but a few days later they heard us talking about the vigil I attended in Toronto. We found ourselves ad-libbing some answers to astute questions from kids not yet […]

(M)Others’ Day?

{The Body/Politic] Last year I received my first Mother’s Day card. Our older child was in his first year of public school and every kindergartener made one, writing a message of thanks to their mom, accompanied by a picture. Our guy—who found writing quite difficult—had to write two messages and had no room left for […]