Critical Theory

Beware of Biden’s Department of Education

Last week, the Senate Education Committee held a confirmation hearing for a woman who arguably did more than any other government official to stoke the flames of America’s Cultural War: Catherine Lhamon. President Joe Biden has appointed Lhamon to return for a second stint as assistant secretary in the Department …

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Biden administrator promotes radical group pushing critical race theory in schools

The Biden administration’s advice for reopening schools promoted a radical activist group’s manual that advocates that educators “disrupt whiteness and other forms of oppression.” The Department of Education linked the Abolitionist Teaching Network’s “Guide to Racial Justice and Social and Emotional Learning” in its manual to help schools reopen after …

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A Deeper Look at Critical Race Theory

In last week’s column on Critical Race Theory, I said that I had barely scratched the surface of this complex movement. To dig deeper, I turned to a collection of essays from the founders and early adherents of the movement – “Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings That Formed the …

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School Boards Now Fight COVID and Critical Race Theory

Local school boards across the country are increasingly becoming cauldrons of anger and political divisiveness, seething with disputes over issues such as the COVID-19 mask rules, the treatment of transgender students and how to teach school history of racism and slavery in America. Once orderly, even boring, meetings have turned …

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Artificial panic over critical race theory, explained

Think about critical race theory. He wasn’t always a conservative bogeyman. Especially in recent months, Republicans have twisted the CRT – an academic framework that academics such as Kimberle Crenshaw have used for decades in graduate courses to question how the legal system entrenched racism – into a catchphrase. everything …

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Knowlton: We don’t teach critical race theory | North West

Clarkston School District Superintendent Thaynan Knowlton addressed concerns about critical breed theory in the program at Monday night’s board meeting. Knowlton reported receiving several calls and emails from parents and community members asking if Washington Governor Jay Inslee was requiring staff to be trained in critical breed theory, or if …

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Glenn Youngkin denounces liberal opponent Terry McAuliffe for calling critical race theory a “right-wing conspiracy”

Listen to the full interview below: Glenn Youngkin, Former Carlyle Group CEO and GOP candidate for governor of Virginia joined Fox News Radio’s Guy Benson Show to respond to opponent Terry McAuliffe’s rejection of concerns about critical race theory as a conspiracy to right. Glenn Youngkin criticized McAuliffe’s rejection of …

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Teachers concerned about critical debate over racial theory

Teachers across the country are on edge amid the heated national debate over critical race theory, as Republican lawmakers in several states have passed or introduced legislation that would limit how race and racism are discussed in classrooms. Leaders of professional educators’ associations and unions say the measures have sparked …

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Vermont Conversation: Who’s Afraid of Critical Race Theory?

Writer and UVM professor Emily Bernard reads her memoir “Black Is the Body” at Manchester Northshire Bookstore in March 2019. File photo by Kevin O’Connor / VTDigger The Vermont Conversation with David Goodman is a VTDigger podcast that features in-depth interviews on local and national issues with politicians, activists, artists, …

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Kamala Harris Bombs at the Naval Academy

Did you hear the one from the Marine with the solar panel rolled up? It wasn’t exactly Bob Hope and the USO when Kamala Harris tried out humor during an opening speech to graduate Sailors and Marines at the Naval Academy last week. Speaking to the next generation of American …

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Critical Race Theory Update: Et Tu, Williamson County?

Comment Williamson County? Never heard of it. What is the problem? Well, a lot. Williamson County, Tennessee is what you might call “Republican Heaven.” Just south of the Democratic Fortress of Nashville, much of it is a gorgeous suburb, home to renowned “American Idol” country star Luke Bryan – on …

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Wesleyan College faculty condemns opening speech

Thirty faculty members from Wesleyan College in Macon, Ga. Signed a letter rejecting remarks Sarah Chervenak made in her class 2021 opening speech earlier this month, WGXA reports. Chervenak, a Wesleyan College graduate and retired FBI agent, used part of her speech to criticize the rise of “critical theory“, “identity …

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John Hood | Race theory is dangerous nonsense

RALEIGH – According to the US Census Bureau, Americans of Filipino origin had a median household income of just over $ 100,000 in 2019. The median household income of White Americans that year was around 66,000. dollars. Based on these two facts, should we conclude that our society is largely …

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