Discussion Question Category: Race

Freedom Soup

Warm-up questions (optional): Questions for after reading the story: Before discussions that might touch on social justice issues, read “Things to Think About.” Contributed by Sam Sandoval, University of Washington


Sulwe’s mama tells her that real beauty begins with “how you see yourself, not how others see you.” What does real beauty mean to you? What influences our definitions of beauty? How do cultural myths and others’ stories influence our perception of ourselves? What does it mean to accept ourselves? How can our differences become Sulwe