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How do I explain this to my kids? : parenting in the age of Trump / edited by Sarah Swong and Diane Wachtell ; introduction and Commentary by Dr. Ava Siegler.

Swong, Sarah, (editor.). Wachtell, Diane, (editor.).

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  • ISBN: 9781620973561 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1620973561 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 170 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : New Press, [2017]

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Contents: Introduction / Dr. Ava Siegler -- Part one. How do I explain this to my kids. Here's what I'm telling my brown son about Trump's America / Mira Jacob -- How do I explain to my daughters what happened in this election / Dan Kois -- As a Muslim, how do I tell my child the new president doesn't like us / Mebdi Hasan -- Parenting in the shadow of Trump / John Culhane -- "Only white people," said the little girl / Topher Sanders -- How kids talk about Donald Trump / Molly Knefel -- Can the Muslim American family survive Trump? / Huda Al-Marashi -- Arm them with facts : raising my girls in Gainesville, Flordia / Darlena Cunha -- Making kids feel safe in a Trump world isn't easy / Kera Bolonik -- "I love you, but..." what your Trump vote tells my family / David Valdes Greenwood -- The day after the election, I told my daughter the truth / Nicole Chung -- Fliers on the train / Carlos Sandoval -- In a time of Trump, millennial Jews awaken to antisemitism / Benjamin Wofford -- "I had a scary dream about Donald Trump" : Muslim parents face a tense election / Samantha Schmidt -- Should I teach my kids to value truth in the era of Trump? / John Ziegler -- Is Donald Trump dangerous for children? / Robin D.G. Kelley -- Trump is a great storyteller. We need to be better / Viet Thanh Nguyen -- Talking to kids about Trump's victory / Adam Gopnik -- Part two. How you explain this to your kids : Dr. Ava Siegler offers her best advice. Raising civilized children in an uncivilized world -- Protecting your children in the Trump era -- Explaining Trump to your kids -- The call to action: facing the future.
Subject: Trump, Donald, 1946-
Child rearing > United States.
Political culture > United States.

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