Black Kids Must Read To Kill A Mockingbird, But Now You’re Uncomfortable?

Why are books about people that don’t look like you threatening?

A kid yelling into a microphone. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.
Photo by Jason Rosewell on Unsplash

Listen to the audio version here.

This is dedicated to the (hopefully) small sub-set of parents screaming at school board meetings that the current version of U.S. history is “uncomfortable,” diversity is Satan’s work, and white kids shouldn’t be made…

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Maj-le Bridges

Gen X-er, recovering lawyer, frustrated writer, Lego enthusiast and serial creative. Medium Top Writer | Published in Start It Up & Age of Awareness.