Don't Run Away From Teaching Pop Culture
Check out the music children listen to, and you will hear rap and hip-hop songs about sex, violence, women as objects, and domination. Sometimes the questionable language is explicit and sometimes it's implicit, veiled in metaphors. Ask children if the content is appropriate or what the song is about, and you will get one of four answers:
"I don't know. I just like the music."
"I don't know, but it's OK because it doesn't have any swears in it."
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