The release of the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families’ “Race to Equity” Report has sparked a wide variety of conversations throughout the Dane County area. The report’s damning statistics highlight an uncomfortable truth behind Madison’s renowned progressive image: the benefits of our liberal society accrue much more easily to those with white skin than they do to those with darker complexions. This dialog is an uncomfortable, but necessary, one for many, not least of which is the parents of small children. Families for Justice ‘s Just Family Time is focused on trying to make these dialogs less awkward and is aimed particularly at white families. Eva Schulte and Laura Mc Neil joined the Monday Buzz to tell us more.
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