All my stories are white

Occasionally, I have the privilege of speaking for the National Center for Youth Issues, an organization providing in-service training on values…


How do we teach our children to value and respect race?

I am white.  Somehow it feels wrong to label myself with the word that defines my skin color. The term white feels entitled and…


How to Talk to Your Kids about the Border Wall

How to Talk to Your Kids about the Border Wall (Or Any Social Issue)

Let’s start this discussion with a Texas-sized caveat: I do not intend to take a political stance on this issue or ignite a partisan discussion. As…