How Can We All Get Along A Little Better?
The national conversation continues about how mean and nasty people can be to each other just because the color of peoples skin color is different.
Here are some more reflections from young people on racism from our Survivors series of stories.
Ashley struggles with people reacting to her skin color being black on Survivors. She wants to be given a chance because of who she is in being a member of the human race. Listen to her story by clicking on the audio button below.
Lean grew up in an all white community. She learns through experiences outside of that community an appreciation for all people. Listen to her story by clicking on the audio tab below.
Manuel is Hispanic and speaks two languages and expresses his love for being a citizen of the U.S. Listen to his story by clicking on the audio link below to listen to his story.
Fred Rogers learning to break dance with Jermine is a good way to help young children to view a positive role model in helping to understand different people and cultures. Watch this clip from youtube by clicking on the link below.
Biblical Reflection on Racism as Part of the Human Condition
From the book of Esther 2:10 “Esther had not revealed her nationality and family background, because Mordeccai had forbidden her to do so.”