ted talks

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whitetears365:

The lack of diversity in children books. 
"There seems to be a huge fear of putting black people on book covers and/or marketing books with black covers to anyone who isn’t black." 
"All children have the right included in books, to see faces that they can relate to on the covers, to meet characters with similar families, lives and experiences…”
Where are the people of color in Children books?
Representation is important, it teaches kids that they are still valued even if they are not white. They should grow up proud that they feel like they are being represented. 
so-personal:

everything personal
imaproudsone:

Are you saying you accept me?
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