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ANALYSIS: 4 States Are Leading The Charge Against Racial Indoctrination In Public Schools. How Are They Doing It?

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Varun Hukeri General Assignment & Analysis Reporter
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Republican-controlled legislatures in several states have taken up legislation that would ban or limit the teaching of critical race theory (CRT) in public schools, opening up a new front in the culture war and opposition to “woke” ideology in education.

CRT, once an obscure academic subdiscipline, has become increasingly common in K-12 public schools across the country. It holds that America is fundamentally racist, yet teaches students to view every social interaction and person in terms of race. Its adherents pursue “antiracism” through the end of merit, objective truth and the adoption of race-based policies. (RELATED: Are You Ready For A Tidal Wave Of Indoctrinated Children To Reshape America?)