Our Human Family
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Our Human Family

Now Streaming: Modern Reality and Past Fantasies of Whiteness

The different starting points of “Little Fires Everywhere” and “Blue Bloods”

Elena Richardson (Reese Witherspoon) and Mia Warren (Kerry Washington) provide an epic study in racial and cultural contrast. (ScreenRant.com)

“You’re not a good mother! You didn’t make good choices!” shouts Elena Richardson at Mia Warren, who shouts back just as furiously, “You didn’t make good choices. You had good choices!”

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Glenn Rocess

Glenn Rocess

Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.