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Black Fatherhood: Interview with Neil Irvin

On the eve of Father's Day, we share an interview with Neil Irvin of Men Can Stop Rape, where he reflected on Black fatherhood and parenting for liberation, gender equity in the house-hold , the responsibility of Black keeping Black children safe, the role of Black male role models, and much more. This Father's Day, … Continue reading Black Fatherhood: Interview with Neil Irvin

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Break Bread with us at Allied Media Conference!

Lunch time meet with Parenting for Liberation on Saturday June 17 from 12:45-1:45pm "Because of the rampant violence against people of color, many parents of color parent their children from a place of fear and protection. This workshop will introduce Parenting for Liberation--a hub where parents can find resources, tools, and strategies for how to … Continue reading Break Bread with us at Allied Media Conference!

Interview with Dia Penning: Selecting a Liberated School

While participating in a California Network Weaver Lab, we had the opportunity to chat with Dia Penning, live from Earth Rise Retreat Center, about liberated schools and liberated discipline practices. #parentingforliberation visit us at http://www.parentingforliberation.org About Dia Penning Dia Penning is an Inclusion Facilitator, Yin Yoga Instructor, and founder of the Equity Collective. She has … Continue reading Interview with Dia Penning: Selecting a Liberated School

Colorblindness is White Privilege and Harmful to Black Children

Earlier this month a video went viral of two kids (best friends) getting the same hair cut to trick their teacher. In a podcast with Raising Race Conscious Children, our founder, Trina Greene Brown, reflected on the harm that this type of "colorblind ideology" has on Black children:  "we don't have a choice but to … Continue reading Colorblindness is White Privilege and Harmful to Black Children

Podcast with Raising Race Conscious Children

Founder, Trina Greene Brown, was invited as a guest speaker on Raising Race Conscious Children's first podcast. In this conversation with Dr. Brigitte Vittrup a researcher who's work highlights colorblindness and the need to talk to young children about race, our founder shared the impact of colorblindness on Black families (@ 40:00). Click Here to listen to the … Continue reading Podcast with Raising Race Conscious Children

Parenting for Liberation partners with Mothering Justice for Mama’s University

Parenting for Liberation is excited to partner with Mothering Justice as they launched their new training program, Mamas’ University. The course offers a holistic approach to developing women leaders. Women do not lead single issue lives and in order to build an activist mother it requires addressing all of her relationship issues. This would encompass … Continue reading Parenting for Liberation partners with Mothering Justice for Mama’s University

Parenting for Liberation Co-Conspirator on the Kids and Caregivers Track at Allied Media Conference

Parenting For Liberation is a proud co-conspirator of the "Kids and Caregivers Transform the World" track at Allied Media Conference! The Kids & Caregivers Transform the World Track is seeking proposals from parents, youth, artists, musicians, educators, childcare collectives, and beyond! Some subject areas we’d love to see covered are: body positivity, consent, anti-racism, gender, radical parenting, food … Continue reading Parenting for Liberation Co-Conspirator on the Kids and Caregivers Track at Allied Media Conference