by Bethany Criss-June
MY LITTLE BLACK GIRL is three years old, and I’m probably hyper concerned about images of black womaness and their impact on her emotional and physical growth. For as long as I possibly can, I want some say over the representations that flood her developing psyche. That being said, my husband and I surround our little family with Blackness—images, music, paintings, books, toys, and film that speak to the beauty, history, and overall flyness of the Black experience.
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