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Blinded by the White?

I realize that some of my fellow bloggers rely on dismantling what I’ve written for their own posts, but at the risk of giving them nothing to write about (except important world events and news makers), I would like to take apart my last post on Joseph Kony as a form of white privilege, particularly the privilege of mothering while white.

Here’s what happened and here’s why I think that I was blinded by the white. My teenaged daughters became fired up by the Invisible Children “Kony 2012″ video…