critical-race-theory

COMMENTARY

The New White Flight: banning books that reveal uncomfortable truths | Opinion

BY: - December 1, 2021

Don’t remain silent when freedoms — including the freedom to access books that tell the truth about our nation and its people — are challenged.

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Embracing all the bad and the good of U.S. history is how we move forward | Opinion

BY: - November 26, 2021

Inclusion means everyone. And we are all a part of the fabric of these great United States of America.

At D.C. rally, parents GOP lawmakers vow nat’l push to get critical race theory out of schools

BY: - November 17, 2021

'We’re ready for a new era in education,' U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C. said. 'Other people now know what I’ve known for a long time—parents are a force to be reckoned with.'

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We could lose our democracy to a toxic stew of conspiracy & partisanship. What do next | Opinion

BY: - November 15, 2021

Take a deep breath anywhere in the country now, and the acrid tang of our disconnect from reality will sting your senses.

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Racists won on Nov. 2. It doesn’t have to be that way in 2022 | Michael Coard

BY: - November 9, 2021

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Then register and vote. And outnumber the racists so we can defeat them. By doing so, we will finally change America.

Critical race theory isn’t taught in Pa. K-12 schools, but it permeated local school board races

BY: - November 7, 2021

The 1776 Project Political Action Committee, which opposes critical race theory, endorsed candidates running for school board in seven states ahead of the Nov. 2 election — including 18 people vying for seats in Pennsylvania.

COMMENTARY

Some are trying to turn our school boards into battlegrounds. Don’t let them | Opinion

BY: - October 31, 2021

Our classrooms -- and what we teach in them -- have to reflect the diversity of all us

Senate panel advances bill that would require Pa. schools to post curriculum, book titles online

BY: - October 18, 2021

Democrats on the 11-member panel, four in total, unanimously opposed the proposal.

COMMENTARY

How a suburban Pa. school board race became a Trumpian battleground | Thursday Morning Coffee

BY: - October 14, 2021

A campaign mailer making the rounds of sleepy Camp Hill, Pa. is a microcosm of the broader culture wars shaping our politics 

Jumping into national debate, Pa. House panel approves bill to post school curriculums online

BY: - September 28, 2021

Rep. Andrew Lewis said his bill was needed because "a lot of parents, they don’t know what's being taught in school. And they should have that information at their fingertips."

Critical race theory protests in Pgh-area schools have ties to GOP organizing, right-wing media

BY: - September 1, 2021

Private schools such as Sewickley Academy and public school districts such as Fox Chapel, Gateway, and Mars Area are seeing pushes from parents and school board members to ban it.

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Yes, we should be teaching critical race theory in public schools | Fletcher McClellan

BY: - August 10, 2021

In short, there is no critical race theory crisis in our public schools. It’s entirely made up. Just like the Big Lies about election fraud in 2020.