May 14, 2010

Taking issue with skin color is just silly

Read the story at http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2010-05-14/news/ct-x-balance-column-0514-20100514_1_skin-color-hair-race

During the last election, I asked my older son, then nearly 4, what he saw when he looked at the two candidates. This one, he said pointing to Barack Obama, has brown hair, and that one, he said pointing to John McCain, has white hair. Taking another look at McCain, he added: “And that one’s hair is too white. He needs to go to the hair coloring factory and get some color in his hair.” [Read More]