Kids don’t start to hate until they learn to hate–often from the ones they love most. Don’t spread ignorance and hatred, as we see in this cartoon it’s an airborne disease. If you show signs and symptoms of ignorance and hatred PLEASE quarantine yourself.
More on kids and racism
“It’s just the color of their skin. What matters is if they’re nice or mean.”
From the Good Men Project: Raising Compassionate Boys: Compassion for Racist
From Elephant Journal: Our Children Respond to Racism.
Joe Mohr is a cartoonist for a variety of publications and a children’s writer and illustrator. His first book ROBOT+BIKE=KITTEN is now available in stores and online.