How can we send our kids out into the world knowing that people hate, just to hate? As a father, I get uncomfortable every time I hear as story like the one about Johnny Lee Butts or James Craig Anderson in the news. I fear for my daughter when I hear about the shootings of kids like Trayvon Martin, who still had so much time left.
As parents, how do you give your children wings and let them rise when there is so much ugliness in the world? How do you let go?[audio:https://www.biculturalfamilia.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/BICULTURAL-PAPI-HATE-CRIMES-EPISODE-0010.mp3|titles=BICULTURAL PAPI HATE CRIMES EPISODE 0010]
Ricardo Patiño is a proud Tejano, writer and podcaster, who shares stories about his childhood in Laredo, and life in South Texas and the Rio Grande Valley.