Community Care During COV19

Dear Community, Parenting for Liberation is holding you, your children,  your families, and your communities in our thoughts and prayers. These are scary times right now—with lots of uncertainty and rapidly evolving updates about COVID-19, from school closures, remote working, to social isolation. On top of information from the government and public health officials, there … Continue reading Community Care During COV19

This Black History Month’s Lesson: Joy

Make sure to check out A. Rochaun Meadows-Fernandez’s New York Times Parenting piece on centering Joy this Black History Month!✨This Black History month, P4L has been thinking about futures and what it means to proclaim our joy publicly.✨Trina reminds us “This is what liberation looks like — black families playing together, enjoying one another’s presence. … Continue reading This Black History Month’s Lesson: Joy

Black mothers deserve to be freed from outrageous stereotypes

Incredible piece to challenge us to #FreeBlackMotherhood by a Parenting for Liberation partner, Ambreia Meadows Fernandez: Since arriving on U.S. shores, black mothers have been sacrificing joy to save their families. We’re the glue that holds our community together, but we’re regularly overlooked and under supported. We’ve been beaten to death with the stigma the … Continue reading Black mothers deserve to be freed from outrageous stereotypes

PROTECTING YOUR CHILD’S “INNOCENCE” IS GIVING THE NEXT GENERATION OF WHITE SUPREMACY A HEAD START

Our dear friend, Danielle Slaughter, creator of Mamademics counters the narrative that we must protect our children’s innocence by not overburdening with the truth about white supremacy; instead she reflects on how increasing their awareness is key to enhancing their power. Click link to read full article.  Raising carefree innocent children does not mean raising … Continue reading PROTECTING YOUR CHILD’S “INNOCENCE” IS GIVING THE NEXT GENERATION OF WHITE SUPREMACY A HEAD START