Why Do They Call You Charlie
Parenting Through Racism
“He called me Chinese,” my 9-year-old son said. “I was going to tell him I’m Vietnamese, but he did this weird thing with his face. Then he and his friends laughed at me and I forgot.”
“What did you say?” I asked, afraid of his response.
“How do you feel?”
“Sad,” he said. “Is that racism?”