Attempts to ban teaching on ‘critical race theory’ multiply across the U.S.

The right’s attention to the theory escalated after Trump executive order

By: - May 24, 2021 4:30 am

American civil rights campaigner Martin Luther King and his wife Coretta Scott King lead a black voting rights march from Selma, Alabama, to the state capital in Montgomery. (William Lovelace/Express/Getty Images)

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Daniel C. Vock
Daniel C. Vock

Daniel C. Vock is a Washington correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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