talk to kids like they’re people and take full interest in what they’re saying because they’re forming their personalities and it’s really vital that they know that their opinions are important and what they have to say deserves validation and respect. so when your three year old niece tells you that dragons don’t like cupcakes because the color blue is a spoon you better nod your head and ask her to explain more about that.
that calling women of color exotic is
- fucking racist
- and not a fucking compliment
it’s called VooDoo Doughnuts and it was founded by two white dudes, and the use a shit-ton of voodoo imagery in their decor and merchandise. their “mascot” is clearly just Baron Samedi. so basically it’s super culturally appropriative.