Transracial Adoption: Common Questions from White Adoptive Parents

Many white parents believe that talking to their children about race somehow ruins their innocence. This is similar to saying, “I’m afraid to explain traffic safety to my child, so I will let her be crushed by a car.” Your child of color will face challenges that are directly related to how society perceives them. Like it or not, we are a society that has created racial categories, and those categories have meaning. It is far better for your child to understand and equip them to face racism than it is to ignore it. Be the Bridge CLICK HERE