Culture & Race

163: Should children vote? with Dr. John Wall

By Jen Lumanlan | Aug 14, 2022

In this thought-provoking episode, Dr. John Wall challenges the conventional notions of “childism” and argues for giving children the vote. As you listen, you’ll discover a new perspective on children’s capabilities and their ability to contribute to meaningful discussions and decisions. This episode invites you to reconsider your assumptions about children’s understanding of the world and value their unique perspectives and insights.

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161: New masculinites for older boys with Dr. Michael Kehler & Caroline Brunet

By Jen Lumanlan | Jul 17, 2022

In this thought-provoking podcast episode, we explore the concept of masculinity and its impact on children. We discuss how traditional notions of masculinity can affect both boys and girls, and offer insights on fostering alternative masculinities for a more holistic upbringing. Join us in this enlightening conversation with Dr. Michael Kehler, a Research Professor in Masculinities Studies, as we uncover ways parents can support their children in a changing world. Discover the keys to raising emotionally healthy kids.

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160: Wanting What’s Best with Sarah Jaffe

By Jen Lumanlan | Jul 3, 2022

Delve into a fresh perspective on parenting and privilege with Sarah W. Jaffe’s upcoming book. It sheds light on how the choices predominantly well-off, White parents make impact others, offering insights into aligning decisions with values. Stay tuned for the September 2023 release, a vital addition to the dialogue on parenting, privilege, and equality.

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151: The Alphabet Rockers with Kaitlin McGaw and Tommy Shepherd

By Jen Lumanlan | Mar 20, 2022

Meet The Alphabet Rockers, a dynamic children’s band promoting inclusivity and belonging. Dive into their work, their book “You Are Not Alone,” and explore essential parenting and social issues.

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RE-RELEASE: Parenting beyond pink and blue with Dr. Christia Brown

By Jen Lumanlan | Dec 5, 2021

Delve into the complex world of gender development in children with insights from Dr. Christia Brown, a leading expert. Learn how to support your child’s journey with research-backed advice.

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