Insecure Politicians Fear the Effects of Exposing the Truth About Racism

Why conservatives are spreading falsehoods about Critical Race Theory education — and why their plan will never succeed

Jeanette C. Espinoza
Jun 15 · 8 min read
Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, swearing in members of Congress on January 3, 2021. Photo Credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

Critical race theory (CRT) has been a dominant topic in conservative news over the past year and has particularly heightened within the past few…