parenting

Is He Right? Smith Says Slavery Makes Black People See Their Kids as Property | Healthy Black Woman

Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith are known for their unique parenting techniques.  Their kids earn more money than most adults, so it appears to be working.  But if one of the kids ever goes off the ranch and makes really bad decisions, critics are going to be standing there waiting to say something about it.

This week, the couple who famously stated that they have an open marriage shared more of their parenting perspectives with the world.   Will is on tour with his son to promote his new film, “After Earth,” and talked a bit about his parenting philosophy. In an interview withHaute Living magazine, Smith discusses some of the things that you might have been curious about.

via Is He Right? Smith Says Slavery Makes Black People See Their Kids as Property | Healthy Black Woman.

 

Larry Elder: Absentee Fathers are More of a Threat to the Black Community Than Racism | Kulture Kritic

Larry Elder: Absentee Fathers are More of a Threat to the Black Community Than Racism | Kulture Kritic.

Larry Elder

To avoid poverty, UCLA public policy professor James Q. Wilson said that everyone — not just blacks — must do three things: finish high school, don’t become a parent until at least the age of twenty, and get married before having a child. Do this and you will not be poor,” Elder said.