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How do I explain this to my kids?

Ava L. Siegler

How do I explain this to my kids?

parenting in the age of Trump

by Ava L. Siegler

  • 384 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political culture,
  • Child rearing

  • Edition Notes

    Statementintroduction and Commentary by Dr. Ava Siegler ; edited by Sarah Swong and Diane Wachtell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ769 .H 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 170 pages
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26932633M
    ISBN 101620973561
    ISBN 109781620973561
    LC Control Number2017018179
    OCLC/WorldCa973920746

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How do I explain this to my kids? by Ava L. Siegler Download PDF EPUB FB2

This was the most narcissistic book I've read in a long time. The author just vents her personal political frustrations in the guise of a helpful guide to parents.

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They’re afraid of ‘How do I explain this to my children?’” —Van Jones, a.m., November 9, The essays in this book are great in the fact that they address diverse groups of people. There's voices coming from a variety of people with different backgrounds and provides hope and maintaining positivity in a time where they are struggling to remain hopeful and positive/5.

How do I Explain This to My Kids. tackles—through essays—the most heartbreaking conversations parents have had to have with their worried, scared, nervous, innocent children.

The personal essays run the gamut of parents of minority children—of black boys, Muslim girls, Jewish teenagers, and many others.

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Borrowing its title from the memorable election night question posed by Van Jones, How Do I Explain This to My Kids. brings together moving first-person accounts by parents including novelist Mira Jacob, Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen, scholar Robin D.G.

Kelley, New York Times blogger Nicole Chung, and others, who recount their best. Get this from a library. How do I explain this to my kids?: parenting in the age of Trump. [Sarah Swong; Diane Wachtell;] -- "In the immediate aftermath of the presidential election, parents across the country found themselves at a loss for words.

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