Karin Kamp

How to Talk to Your Kids About Our Disastrous President

In her new book, How Do I Explain This to My Kids: Parenting in the Age of Trump, child psychologist Ava Siegler brings together stories by authors and writers, including novelist Mira Jacob, Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen, scholar Robin D.G. Kelley and New York Times blogger Nicole Chung, about the conversations they are having with their children in the current political climate. In this Q&A, Karin Kamp gets advice on how to thoughtfully explain Donald Trump’s words, behavior and policy ideas to young people, as well as how to raise them to be engaged citizens.

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Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Alicia Garza on the Global Movement for Black Lives

As part of our election series focusing on the 2016 political issues that have been underreported by the mainstream media, we asked Alicia Garza, co-founder of Black Lives Matter, to weigh in with her thoughts on issues related to race and racism in America today.

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The Very 2016 Reason Why I Can't Wait for My Kid to Go Back to School

I used to love the long days of summer—hanging on the stoop, taking trips to the pool, enjoying a drink on an outdoor terrace. Then we had a child.

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This Veteran’s Day, Remembering Iraq War Critic Tomas Young -- He Just Died at 34 from Injuries Sustained in War

We’ve  just heard that Iraq war veteran Tomas Young, one of the first vets to publicly oppose the war, has died at the age of 34.

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Plastic Junk Litters Our Oceans, Killing Sea Life - And It’s Getting Worse

The ocean may conjure up images of coral islands, gray whales and deep blue seas, but plastic junk?

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