By BCN Senior Editor | The Black Community News
Rice grew up under Jim Crow, but her parents taught her that despite growing up in a world of prejudice, she could still succeed. That’s what we should be teaching our kids. Rice said one of the worries she has when talking about race is that white people have to feel guilty for the past, or that black people have to feel disempowered. She doesn’t agree with this.
Listen to what Rice says about what she wants for black children. It’s inspiring, and it’s clear the audience was on her side.