We're kings, queens, merchants. Immerse your child in their history. Only the truth of who they really are can fill the very image gap we strive so hard to prevent in the first place. Set them free.
Older women are practiced at confronting our unfounded fears. We are at the age when we lose our fear of what others think and challenge fears that keep us from pursuing our dreams. We know how to root out and overcome fears that have been planted in our minds by outside forces.
Over the past couple of weeks, I have heard some of the most amazing stories of people overcoming racism and abuse in this country, and of people who continue to live under the stain of unbridled hatred.