Critical Race Theory

Critical Race Theory

Critical race theory (CRT) makes race the prism through which its proponents analyze all aspects of American life, categorizing individuals into groups of oppressors and victims. It is a philosophy that is infecting everything from politics and education to the workplace and the military. 

 

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How to Identify Critical Race Theory
Knowing Critical Race Theory when you see it and fighting it when you can

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Critical Race Theory Push in Schools Is a National Problem

Mike Gonzalez

Apr 30, 2021 4 min watch

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Education Officials Must Restore a Sense of National Character in Public Schools

Apr 22, 2021 14 min read

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The Left Is Implementing Critical Race Theory In Schools

Katharine Cornell Gorka

Apr 13, 2021 7 min watch

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Critical Race Theory Is Spreading in Schools

Lindsey Burke

Apr 10, 2021 3 min watch

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Does Race Get Short Shrift in Education Research and Teacher Training?

Apr 5, 2021 9 min read

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Critical Race Theory Would Not Solve Racial Inequality: It Would Deepen It

Christopher Rufo

Mar 23, 2021 23 min read

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Seven Steps to Combatting “Critical Theory” in the Classroom

Mar 22, 2021 12 min read

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Critical Race Theory, the New Intolerance, and Its Grip on America

Dec 7, 2020 Over an hour read

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How to Identify Critical Race Theory
Knowing Critical Race Theory when you see it and fighting it when you can

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Critical Race Theory

As the tenets of critical race theory become more familiar to the public in everyday life, CRT’s intolerance becomes “normalized,” along with the idea of systemic racism, weakening public and private bonds that create trust and allow for civic engagement.