Kinship Care

White Privilege in Child Welfare: What Racism Looks Like

  From the moment of their conception, every African American person begins a personal timeline of racism, for their mother experiences racism in that moment — our babies understand and feel in the womb. Our […]

Child Welfare

Being Black in Foster Care Means Surviving an American Nightmare

The incident that took place in Central Park, with Christian Cooper and Amy Cooper was appalling. Christian Cooper is a Black man, Harvard graduate and avid bird watcher who asked Amy Cooper, a white woman, […]

Child Welfare

Letter to Editor: Article Did Not Fully Capture Recent Meeting

On June 15, The Chronicle of Social Change published an article, “Time to Abolish Racist Foster Care System, Commissioner Says,” which described parts of the Los Angeles County Commission for Children & Families’ June 15 […]