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CURMUDGUCATION: CRT Warriors Are Coming For Individual Teachers, by Peter Greene

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"Anti-Critical Race Theory crusaders are coming for schools, and for the teachers in them.They  operate on the assumption that teaching the actual history of racism, segregation, and Jim Crow is subversive and unpatriotic. Nothing negative ever happened in the U.S. It was all good.In NYC the group Free To Learn  is spending millions of dollars on ad buys to target schools which are accused of indoctrinating children. The group says it supports the basic principle that students should be free to ask questions, develop individual thoughts and opinions, and think critically--but not about that race stuff, apparently. It's not obvious whose deep pockets are involved in funding this group, but it's led by Alleigh Marre,  workied on campaigns for Scott Walker & Scott Brown, as well as serving on Donald Trump's transition team." 

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