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Children, Love, and School: EmbraceRace Yesterday at 12:00 PM Because treating people fairly often means treating them differently Equality Equity calvstarose Because treating people fairly often means treating them differently aloneindarknes7 This is something that I teach my students during the first week of school and they understand it. Eight year olds can understand this and all it costs is a box of band-aids I have each students pretend they got hurt and need 30 I have each students pretend they got hurt and need a band-aid. Children love band-aids. I ask the first one where they are hurt. If he says his finger, I put the band- aid on his finger. Then I ask the second one where they are hurt. No matter what that child says, I put the band- aid on their finger exactly like the first child. I keep doing that through the whole class. No matter where they say their pretend injury is, Ido the same thing I did with the first one. After they all have band-aids in the same spot, I ask if that actually helped any of them other than the first child. I say, "Well, I helped all of you the same! You all have one band-aid!" And they'll try to get me to understand that they were hurt somewhere else. I act like l'm just now understanding it. Then I explain, "There might be moments this year where some of you get different things because you need them differently, just like you needed a band-aid in a different spot." If at any time any of my students ask why one student has a different assignment, or gets taken out of the class for a subject, or gets another teacher to come in and help them throughout the year, I remind my students of the band-aids they got at the start of the school year and they stop complaining. That's why eight year olds can understand equity Fuente: citizenshipandsocialjustice 30 Why is it hard to understand?
Children, Love, and School: EmbraceRace
 Yesterday at 12:00 PM
 Because treating people fairly often means treating
 them differently
 Equality
 Equity
 calvstarose
 Because treating people fairly often means treating
 them differently
 aloneindarknes7
 This is something that I teach my students during the
 first week of school and they understand it. Eight year
 olds can understand this and all it costs is a box of
 band-aids
 I have each students pretend they got hurt and need
 30

 I have each students pretend they got hurt and need
 a band-aid. Children love band-aids. I ask the first one
 where they are hurt. If he says his finger, I put the band-
 aid on his finger. Then I ask the second one where they
 are hurt. No matter what that child says, I put the band-
 aid on their finger exactly like the first child. I keep doing
 that through the whole class. No matter where they say
 their pretend injury is, Ido the same thing I did with the
 first one.
 After they all have band-aids in the same spot, I ask
 if that actually helped any of them other than the first
 child. I say, "Well, I helped all of you the same! You
 all have one band-aid!" And they'll try to get me to
 understand that they were hurt somewhere else. I act
 like l'm just now understanding it. Then I explain, "There
 might be moments this year where some of you get
 different things because you need them differently, just
 like you needed a band-aid in a different spot."
 If at any time any of my students ask why one student
 has a different assignment, or gets taken out of the
 class for a subject, or gets another teacher to come
 in and help them throughout the year, I remind my
 students of the band-aids they got at the start of the
 school year and they stop complaining. That's why eight
 year olds can understand equity
 Fuente: citizenshipandsocialjustice
 30
Why is it hard to understand?

Why is it hard to understand?

Being Alone, Family, and Parents: Balloon Boy The Untold Stor <p><a href="https://ren-of-rationality.tumblr.com/post/176000159280/libertarirynn-this-is-mind-blowing-theres-a" class="tumblr_blog">ren-of-rationality</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175977121284/this-is-mind-blowing-theres-a-good-chance" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p>This is mind blowing. There’s a good chance “Balloon Boy” from back in 2009 wasn’t actually an intentional hoax at all and this family got screwed over by the justice system and lied about by the media 😳</p> <p>Follow up: <a href="https://youtu.be/Axgyj7g5XZY">https://youtu.be/Axgyj7g5XZY</a></p> </blockquote> <p>I don’t know, I always thought that the most damning evidence against them was the kid’s slip up during the interview, which interestingly enough is the evidence he seemed to gloss over more than the others.  The excuse given by this kid wasn’t just “not a great excuse” it makes no sense.  </p> <p>The kid states that someone asked him vaguely “so what happened about this balloon thing” shortly after he’d spoken to someone else about where he was hiding.  That’s not what happened though, when this kid slips up his parents asked him, “Didn’t you hear us calling for you?” then when he nods yes, they ask “well why didn’t you come out?”  Then the kids answers, “<b>You guys said</b>, we did this for the show.” </p> <figure class="tmblr-embed tmblr-full" data-provider="youtube" data-orig-width="459" data-orig-height="344" data-url="https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FwI6UONWCq7A"><iframe width="540" height="405" id="youtube_iframe" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wI6UONWCq7A?feature=oembed&amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;origin=https://safe.txmblr.com&amp;wmode=opaque" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></figure><p>All of which is very different than what the kid’s saying happened in his later excuse. </p> </blockquote> <p>Yes and the video addresses this. It is a weird slip but being that it’s pretty much the only evidence that still stands up and it *is* still the word of a sleep deprived six-year-old who may not have even fully understood the question, especially since they *have* been on shows before, I don’t think that alone is enough to show beyond reasonable doubt that’s a hoax.</p>
Being Alone, Family, and Parents: Balloon Boy
 The Untold Stor
<p><a href="https://ren-of-rationality.tumblr.com/post/176000159280/libertarirynn-this-is-mind-blowing-theres-a" class="tumblr_blog">ren-of-rationality</a>:</p><blockquote>
<p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175977121284/this-is-mind-blowing-theres-a-good-chance" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p>
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<p>This is mind blowing. There’s a good chance “Balloon Boy” from back in 2009 wasn’t actually an intentional hoax at all and this family got screwed over by the justice system and lied about by the media 😳</p>

<p>Follow up: <a href="https://youtu.be/Axgyj7g5XZY">https://youtu.be/Axgyj7g5XZY</a></p>
</blockquote>
<p>I don’t know, I always thought that the most damning evidence against them was the kid’s slip up during the interview, which interestingly enough is the evidence he seemed to gloss over more than the others.  The excuse given by this kid wasn’t just “not a great excuse” it makes no sense.  </p>
<p>The kid states that someone asked him vaguely “so what happened about this balloon thing” shortly after he’d spoken to someone else about where he was hiding.  That’s not what happened though, when this kid slips up his parents asked him, “Didn’t you hear us calling for you?” then when he nods yes, they ask “well why didn’t you come out?”  Then the kids answers, “<b>You guys said</b>, we did this for the show.” </p>
<figure class="tmblr-embed tmblr-full" data-provider="youtube" data-orig-width="459" data-orig-height="344" data-url="https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FwI6UONWCq7A"><iframe width="540" height="405" id="youtube_iframe" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wI6UONWCq7A?feature=oembed&amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;origin=https://safe.txmblr.com&amp;wmode=opaque" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></figure><p>All of which is very different than what the kid’s saying happened in his later excuse. </p>
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<p>Yes and the video addresses this. It is a weird slip but being that it’s pretty much the only evidence that still stands up and it *is* still the word of a sleep deprived six-year-old who may not have even fully understood the question, especially since they *have* been on shows before, I don’t think that alone is enough to show beyond reasonable doubt that’s a hoax.</p>

<p><a href="https://ren-of-rationality.tumblr.com/post/176000159280/libertarirynn-this-is-mind-blowing-theres-a" class="tumblr_blog">ren-of-...

Dude, Ironic, and Money: erin i you literally are a billionaire literally it is not ironic in any way Follow you weren't called a billionaire until you were... a billionaire if you think it's is a negative label, maybe it's because it means that you're hoarding money and resources from the rest of the world Elon Musk O Delonmusk Replying to blake,kistler @88CWorld ronically, the "billionaire label, when used by media, is almost always meant to devalue & denigrate the subject. I wasnt called that until my companies got to a certain size, but reality is that I still do the same science & engineeing as before. Just the scale has changed. 0:03 AM-10 Jul 2018 Elon Musk @elonmusk Following Replying to Geehouls No, it means I created jobs for 50,000 people directly and, through parts suppliers & supporting professions, 250,000 people indirectly, thus supporting half a million families. What have you done? 10:12 AM-10 Jul 2018 <p><a href="http://goat-yells-at-everything.tumblr.com/post/175791702726/libertarirynn-and-erin-there-is-a-perfect" class="tumblr_blog">goat-yells-at-everything</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175791082409" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p> <blockquote><figure class="tmblr-full" data-orig-width="500" data-orig-height="280" data-tumblr-attribution="wendywilliamsgifs:gMu_B-ehUbLQbft6mYwVBg:Zn6VAn2F5H4ei"><img src="https://78.media.tumblr.com/afb66cbf4ca5ebfb018b4780256bd5fa/tumblr_oh6qj0cx8U1tfn6k7o1_500.gifv" data-orig-width="500" data-orig-height="280"/></figure></blockquote> <p>And Erin there is a perfect example of what Musk was talking about in his original tweet.</p> <p>“Billionaire” IS used in a very negative way by a LOT of people. Especially those who don’t realize it doesn’t mean “someone who literally sits on a vault of cash and swims in it like Scrooge McDuck.” Most Billionaires don’t just have money lying around. It’s tied up in a million different kinds of assets including his employee roster.</p> </blockquote><p>Exactly. And I’m surprisingly Hank Green is on his high horse snarking at Musk and offering a creative re-definition of “job creation“</p><figure class="tmblr-full" data-orig-height="785" data-orig-width="750"><img src="https://78.media.tumblr.com/ce07c8ec6880c76d43d18140978c281c/tumblr_pbq2563wUL1rw09tq_540.jpg" data-orig-height="785" data-orig-width="750"/></figure><p>Like dude… You are quite literally a job creator if you run a company that has employees. It’s not mutually exclusive with recognizing the contributions of other people, but if all being a billionaire means is literally having over $1 billion, then If you literally create jobs you are literally a Job creator. </p><p>The irony of not seeing “billionaire” used as a slur but then balking at the concept of being called a “job creator” is laughable.</p>
Dude, Ironic, and Money: erin i
 you literally are a billionaire
 literally
 it is not ironic in any way
 Follow
 you weren't called a billionaire until you
 were... a billionaire
 if you think it's is a negative label,
 maybe it's because it means that you're
 hoarding money and resources from the
 rest of the world
 Elon Musk O Delonmusk
 Replying to blake,kistler @88CWorld
 ronically, the "billionaire label, when used by media, is almost always
 meant to devalue & denigrate the subject. I wasnt called that until my
 companies got to a certain size, but reality is that I still do the same science
 & engineeing as before. Just the scale has changed.
 0:03 AM-10 Jul 2018

 Elon Musk
 @elonmusk
 Following
 Replying to Geehouls
 No, it means I created jobs for 50,000 people
 directly and, through parts suppliers &
 supporting professions, 250,000 people
 indirectly, thus supporting half a million
 families. What have you done?
 10:12 AM-10 Jul 2018
<p><a href="http://goat-yells-at-everything.tumblr.com/post/175791702726/libertarirynn-and-erin-there-is-a-perfect" class="tumblr_blog">goat-yells-at-everything</a>:</p><blockquote>
<p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175791082409" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p>

<blockquote><figure class="tmblr-full" data-orig-width="500" data-orig-height="280" data-tumblr-attribution="wendywilliamsgifs:gMu_B-ehUbLQbft6mYwVBg:Zn6VAn2F5H4ei"><img src="https://78.media.tumblr.com/afb66cbf4ca5ebfb018b4780256bd5fa/tumblr_oh6qj0cx8U1tfn6k7o1_500.gifv" data-orig-width="500" data-orig-height="280"/></figure></blockquote>

<p>And Erin there is a perfect example of what Musk was talking about in his original tweet.</p>
<p>“Billionaire” IS used in a very negative way by a LOT of people. Especially those who don’t realize it doesn’t mean “someone who literally sits on a vault of cash and swims in it like Scrooge McDuck.” Most Billionaires don’t just have money lying around. It’s tied up in a million different kinds of assets including his employee roster.</p>
</blockquote><p>Exactly. And I’m surprisingly Hank Green is on his high horse snarking at Musk and offering a creative re-definition of “job creation“</p><figure class="tmblr-full" data-orig-height="785" data-orig-width="750"><img src="https://78.media.tumblr.com/ce07c8ec6880c76d43d18140978c281c/tumblr_pbq2563wUL1rw09tq_540.jpg" data-orig-height="785" data-orig-width="750"/></figure><p>Like dude… You are quite literally a job creator if you run a company that has employees. It’s not mutually exclusive with recognizing the contributions of other people, but if all being a billionaire means is literally having over $1 billion, then If you literally create jobs you are literally a Job creator. </p><p>The irony of not seeing “billionaire” used as a slur but then balking at the concept of being called a “job creator” is laughable.</p>

<p><a href="http://goat-yells-at-everything.tumblr.com/post/175791702726/libertarirynn-and-erin-there-is-a-perfect" class="tumblr_blog">goat...

Asian, College, and Definitely: Muna Mire e} @Muna_Mire Civility is also white anglo culture I have never met a polite African or a Jew that insisted on manners over urgency so. Stop forcing WASP culture on us Imao 8:14 AM 26 Jun 18 159 Retweets 1,043 Likes <p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175495020329/celticpyro-kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p> <blockquote><p><a href="http://celticpyro.tumblr.com/post/175494283269/kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13-kamiyu910" class="tumblr_blog">celticpyro</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175477693208" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="https://1r3l4nd13.tumblr.com/post/175476517498/kamiyu910-jewishmagpie-submitted-by" class="tumblr_blog">1r3l4nd13</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175476416693" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://jewishmagpie.tumblr.com/post/175476011655/submitted-by-thetransgenderoffender-im-not-sure" class="tumblr_blog">jewishmagpie</a>:</p> <blockquote> <blockquote><p><i>submitted by <a class="tumblelog" href="https://tmblr.co/mCB9bcHdz-ECtEIzblSOSQA">@thetransgenderoffender</a>:</i> <a href="http://archive.is/Sr9RG">Im not sure how to unpack this</a><br/> Please help</p></blockquote> <p style="">Thanks, I want to die.</p> </blockquote> <p>wtf?</p> <p>But if white people are rude, they get called racist too, so… damned if ya do, damned if ya don’t.</p> </blockquote> <p>So it’s white to have manners? Is it English white or general white?? </p> </blockquote> <p>I don’t know. Do the Italians count as white? Compared to the Proper British stereotypes, the Italians can come off as downright rude, but also vice versa. I know some Americans consider the French rude, or the Germans, but it’s all just cultural differences. </p> <p>What is even civility anymore…</p> </blockquote> <p>Consider: different cultures have different standards of ‘manners.’ <br/></p> </blockquote><p>Also a lot of Western African cultures are known for being *extremely* hospitable and friendly and welcoming. I’m not sure what the hell this girl is on about.</p></blockquote> <p>And let’s not even talk about Asian culture where civility and respect is HUGE. At my college we used to have South Korean exchange students, and one year we had two students who were both in their 20s but one was like 24 and the other was maybe 22. Whenever decisions were made, the 22-year-old would always defer to the 24-year-old. He was the one who would decide things for both of them. Because in their culture even when it comes to peers you pay respect to those older than you. That’s a concept that’s pretty much foreign in Western culture. Definitely not an “Anglo white people” thing.</p>
Asian, College, and Definitely: Muna Mire e}
 @Muna_Mire
 Civility is also white anglo culture
 I have never met a polite African
 or a Jew that insisted on manners
 over urgency so. Stop forcing
 WASP culture on us Imao
 8:14 AM 26 Jun 18
 159 Retweets 1,043 Likes
<p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175495020329/celticpyro-kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p>

<blockquote><p><a href="http://celticpyro.tumblr.com/post/175494283269/kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13-kamiyu910" class="tumblr_blog">celticpyro</a>:</p><blockquote>
<p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175477693208" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="https://1r3l4nd13.tumblr.com/post/175476517498/kamiyu910-jewishmagpie-submitted-by" class="tumblr_blog">1r3l4nd13</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175476416693" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p>

<blockquote>
<p><a href="http://jewishmagpie.tumblr.com/post/175476011655/submitted-by-thetransgenderoffender-im-not-sure" class="tumblr_blog">jewishmagpie</a>:</p>
<blockquote>
<blockquote><p><i>submitted by <a class="tumblelog" href="https://tmblr.co/mCB9bcHdz-ECtEIzblSOSQA">@thetransgenderoffender</a>:</i> <a href="http://archive.is/Sr9RG">Im not sure how to unpack this</a><br/>
Please help</p></blockquote>
<p style="">Thanks, I want to die.</p>
</blockquote>
<p>wtf?</p>
<p>But if white people are rude, they get called racist too, so… damned if ya do, damned if ya don’t.</p>
</blockquote>

<p>So it’s white to have manners? Is it English white or general white?? </p>
</blockquote>
<p>I don’t know. Do the Italians count as white? Compared to the Proper British stereotypes, the Italians can come off as downright rude, but also vice versa. I know some Americans consider the French rude, or the Germans, but it’s all just cultural differences. </p>
<p>What is even civility anymore…</p>
</blockquote>
<p>Consider: different cultures have different standards of ‘manners.’ <br/></p>
</blockquote><p>Also a lot of Western African cultures are known for being *extremely* hospitable and friendly and welcoming. I’m not sure what the hell this girl is on about.</p></blockquote>

<p>And let’s not even talk about Asian culture where civility and respect is HUGE. At my college we used to have South Korean exchange students, and one year we had two students who were both in their 20s but one was like 24 and the other was maybe 22. Whenever decisions were made, the 22-year-old would always defer to the 24-year-old. He was the one who would decide things for both of them. Because in their culture even when it comes to peers you pay respect to those older than you. That’s a concept that’s pretty much foreign in Western culture. Definitely not an “Anglo white people” thing.</p>

<p><a href="https://libertarirynn.tumblr.com/post/175495020329/celticpyro-kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13" class="tumblr_blog">libertarirynn</a>:</p> <...

Rude, Tumblr, and White People: Muna Mire e} @Muna_Mire Civility is also white anglo culture I have never met a polite African or a Jew that insisted on manners over urgency so. Stop forcing WASP culture on us Imao 8:14 AM 26 Jun 18 159 Retweets 1,043 Likes <p><a href="http://celticpyro.tumblr.com/post/175494283269/kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13-kamiyu910" class="tumblr_blog">celticpyro</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175477693208" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="https://1r3l4nd13.tumblr.com/post/175476517498/kamiyu910-jewishmagpie-submitted-by" class="tumblr_blog">1r3l4nd13</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175476416693" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://jewishmagpie.tumblr.com/post/175476011655/submitted-by-thetransgenderoffender-im-not-sure" class="tumblr_blog">jewishmagpie</a>:</p> <blockquote> <blockquote><p><i>submitted by <a class="tumblelog" href="https://tmblr.co/mCB9bcHdz-ECtEIzblSOSQA">@thetransgenderoffender</a>:</i> <a href="http://archive.is/Sr9RG">Im not sure how to unpack this</a><br/> Please help</p></blockquote> <p style="">Thanks, I want to die.</p> </blockquote> <p>wtf?</p> <p>But if white people are rude, they get called racist too, so… damned if ya do, damned if ya don’t.</p> </blockquote> <p>So it’s white to have manners? Is it English white or general white?? </p> </blockquote> <p>I don’t know. Do the Italians count as white? Compared to the Proper British stereotypes, the Italians can come off as downright rude, but also vice versa. I know some Americans consider the French rude, or the Germans, but it’s all just cultural differences. </p> <p>What is even civility anymore…</p> </blockquote> <p>Consider: different cultures have different standards of ‘manners.’ <br/></p> </blockquote><p>Also a lot of Western African cultures are known for being *extremely* hospitable and friendly and welcoming. I’m not sure what the hell this girl is on about.</p>
Rude, Tumblr, and White People: Muna Mire e}
 @Muna_Mire
 Civility is also white anglo culture
 I have never met a polite African
 or a Jew that insisted on manners
 over urgency so. Stop forcing
 WASP culture on us Imao
 8:14 AM 26 Jun 18
 159 Retweets 1,043 Likes
<p><a href="http://celticpyro.tumblr.com/post/175494283269/kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13-kamiyu910" class="tumblr_blog">celticpyro</a>:</p><blockquote>
<p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175477693208" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p>
<blockquote>
<p><a href="https://1r3l4nd13.tumblr.com/post/175476517498/kamiyu910-jewishmagpie-submitted-by" class="tumblr_blog">1r3l4nd13</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="https://kamiyu910.tumblr.com/post/175476416693" class="tumblr_blog">kamiyu910</a>:</p>

<blockquote>
<p><a href="http://jewishmagpie.tumblr.com/post/175476011655/submitted-by-thetransgenderoffender-im-not-sure" class="tumblr_blog">jewishmagpie</a>:</p>
<blockquote>
<blockquote><p><i>submitted by <a class="tumblelog" href="https://tmblr.co/mCB9bcHdz-ECtEIzblSOSQA">@thetransgenderoffender</a>:</i> <a href="http://archive.is/Sr9RG">Im not sure how to unpack this</a><br/>
Please help</p></blockquote>
<p style="">Thanks, I want to die.</p>
</blockquote>
<p>wtf?</p>
<p>But if white people are rude, they get called racist too, so… damned if ya do, damned if ya don’t.</p>
</blockquote>

<p>So it’s white to have manners? Is it English white or general white?? </p>
</blockquote>
<p>I don’t know. Do the Italians count as white? Compared to the Proper British stereotypes, the Italians can come off as downright rude, but also vice versa. I know some Americans consider the French rude, or the Germans, but it’s all just cultural differences. </p>
<p>What is even civility anymore…</p>
</blockquote>
<p>Consider: different cultures have different standards of ‘manners.’ <br/></p>
</blockquote><p>Also a lot of Western African cultures are known for being *extremely* hospitable and friendly and welcoming. I’m not sure what the hell this girl is on about.</p>

<p><a href="http://celticpyro.tumblr.com/post/175494283269/kamiyu910-1r3l4nd13-kamiyu910" class="tumblr_blog">celticpyro</a>:</p><blockquote...