Comedian W. Kamau Bell has two daughters, and tries to figure out just how much about the violent history of racism and oppression his four-year-old can handle.
W. Kamau Bell hosts the show United Shades of America on CNN, and has a podcast called Denzel Washington Is the Greatest Actor of All Time Period. — W. Kamau Bell
557: Birds & Bees
May 15, 2015
Some information is so big and so complicated that it seems impossible to talk to kids about. This week, stories about the vague and not-so-vague ways to teach children about race, death and sex - including a story about colleges responding to sexual assault by trying to teach students how to ask for consent. Also, a story about how and when to teach kids about the horrors of slavery and oppression in America.