Racism in Your Kids’ Online Games

Unless you’re a card carrying white supremacist, you probably didn’t realize your kids signed up for “How to be Racist Online 101”.

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Parenting in the Digital Age

Racism in Gaming Isn’t New

Multiplayer Games are the Worst Offenders

There Are White Supremacist Recruiters in These Games

If Your Kid Plays Roblox, They’ve Been Exposed

Why Gaming While Racist is a Problem

Choosing white avatars to obscure their BIPOC identities teaches our children that assimilation is the best way to avoid racially motivated abuse.

Make This a Teachable Moment for Your Kids

Teach your children to screenshot bad behavior when they see it so that you can discuss it together.

The digital veil is not an acceptable cover for bad behavior.

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