My 5-year-olds saw blackface in a 1942 Christmas movie. They had a lot of questions. squib

During the holiday season, my 5-year-old children - our adopted daughter, who is black and from Ethiopia, and our Jewish and Cajun biological son - watched the 1942 American musical "Holiday Inn" with my husband, a Chistmas-y movie that he assumed would be lighthearted.

It starred Bing Crosby and...

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