What Every Black Parent Needs to Know about Saving Our Sons: Institutionalized Racism, Society, and Raising Black Children (Black Parenting Book, Prob (Paperback)
Empower Your Sons Against Institutionalized Racism
"One of the most important pieces of literature for Black parents."--MJ Fievre, author of Raising Confident Black Kids
A powerful guide to navigate the challenges of raising families in turbulent times. In What Every Black Parent Needs to Know about Saving Our Sons, gain profound advice on how to protect and nurture Black teen boys.
Essential knowledge, practical guidance. With intimate storytelling of her own son's story and in-depth research against the chilling backdrop of racially motivated brutality, acclaimed author Marita Golden reveals alarming statistics and systemic issues affecting children of color--and remedies.
A powerful and timely resource, What Every Black Parent Needs to Know about Saving Our Sons addresses pressing issues of today with new material and updated resources. Wisdom from psychologists, writers, and young Black men initiates meaningful discussions and delves into the complexities of Black parenting. Tackle topics such as generational trauma, being Black in white spaces, institutionalized racism, gun violence and how to not get shot, supporting mental health for black men, and other problems Black kids face. Embark on a transformative journey towards raising confident, successful, and resilient kids.
- Realities faced by Black families and the importance of teaching kids about racism
- Guidance to navigate, discuss, and explore the impact of fearing the black body
- Conversations and strategies to keep our kids safe and growing up great
If you liked The Light We Carry, Decoding Boys, Three Mothers, or American Carnage, you'll love What Every Black Parent Needs to Know about Saving Our Sons.