However, recent research by Professor Lord Winston provides evidence that children as young as four can hold racist views. In an experiment carried out for the BBC’s Child of our Time series, children were presented with a series of images of faces of men, women, boys or girls. Only one of the faces in each sequence was white.
The way to promote kindness is to promote kindness! Encouraging children to share, keep hands to themselves, look after their neighbor and teaching the golden rule works best. Time has proven that singling people out and highlighting differences causes division. Working as a team to solve problems and working on projects together sows togetherness.
Leave the paper alone! It never hurt anyone…