Swedes Are Flipping Out Over P.C. Changes to Pippi Longstocking

Apparently, Pippi Longstocking is a Swedish cultural icon. And when national broadcaster STV recently announced it would edit a couple of the more racist scenes from a beloved 1969 television adaptation, the decision was met with howls of outrage. Really? Preserving the casual racism in a television show for children… » 12/03/14 3:40pm 12/03/14 3:40pm

Teach Your Kid to Love Herself and Others Through Children's Books

The children's literature market has come a long way since (the ever wonderful and important) Pat the Bunny. These days, kid's tales tackle topics from adoption to egg donation — and they do it in giant books with adorable, full-color illustrations. Basically, if you're looking for something to explain to your… » 4/10/13 10:00am 4/10/13 10:00am