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Why I wont teach my kids this tradition.

My aunt posted a conversation she had with her daughter this morning….. My aunt: “Oh no, I don’t have anything green to wear! All the kids are going to pinch me!” Her daughter: “Well, yesterday a lady talked to my class about personal space. If you don’t want people to pinch you, ask them not…


Halloween: not an excuse for oppression

“Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat!” Do kids still sing this? I have a great memory of my brother reciting it at a doorstep and subsequently being denied the offer of candy the rest of us enjoyed. Many people I talk to have nostalgic memories of the anticipation of…