Thursday, July 29

Critical Race Theory

Critical Race Theory, Education, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Politics, UK Weekend

Marjorie Taylor Greene calls for’completely evil’ critical race theory to be outlawed, teachers to be fired

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene said critical race theory is "completely evil" and should be outlawed. In recent weeks the Republican party has waged a culture war against critical race theory. Critical race theory considers the impacts of America's history of racism and discrimination. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Critical Race Theory, Culture Wars, News UK, Politics, Tucker Carlson

Tucker Carlson called for cameras in classrooms to make sure teachers don’t tell kids about critical race theory

Tucker Carlson called for cameras in schools to monitor for teaching about critical race theory. The academic subject, which analyses systemic racism, has been attacked by Republicans. The controversy is a new front in the battle over how American history and racism is taught. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Confederacy, confederate statues, Critical Race Theory, Dred Scott, Matt Rosendale, Politics, Thurgood Marshall, white supremacy

GOP Rep. Matt Rosendale says the efforts to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol are’animated’ by critical race theory’concepts’

Rep. Matt Rosendale criticized the effort to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol complex. Rosendale alleged that backers of the legislation are "animated" by critical race theory "concepts." The House on Tuesday passed legislation to take out the statues in a 285-120 vote. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. GOP Rep. Matt Rosendale of Montana on Tuesday blasted legislation that would remove Confederate statues from public display in the Capitol, decrying the effort as rooted in the "concepts" of critical race theory. Rosendale, a freshman congressman who was one of 14 Republicans who voted against the fo...
Critical Race Theory, News UK, Ohio, Politics, rally, Supreme Court, trump, UK Weekend

Trump mocks army generals who care more about being’woke’ than’fighting enemies’

Trump said military leaders were more concerned about being "woke" than "fighting enemies." In his first rally post-White House, Trump branded military leaders as "weak and ineffective." His comments come after top military officials voiced their support for critical race theory. See more stories on Insider's business page. Donald Trump mocked "woke" military generals and critical race theory on Saturday as he addressed thousands of supporters at this first post-White House rally in Wellington, Ohio.The former president accused the country's "weak and ineffective" military of becoming more concerned about being politically correct ...
Armed Services, army base, Critical Race Theory, Desegregation, Discrimination, Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Military & Defense, Politics, Racism, Tucker Carlson

A GOP Senate candidate claims that the military has been’colorblind’ for’almost 200 years,’ but the armed services were desegregated in 1948

Senate candidate Sean Parnell said that the military has been "colorblind" for "almost 200 years." The military was not formally desegregated until President Harry Truman issued an executive order in 1948. On Fox News, Parnell railed against critical race theory, blasting it as a divisive discipline. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Congress, Critical Race Theory, GOP, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Military & Defense, Politics

US’s top general tears into notion that the US military is’woke,’ calling GOP critiques’offensive’

The top US general tore into claims that the military has gone "woke." Republicans have pushed for the military to drop its diversity training. Gen. Mark Milley said it's important for service members "to be open minded and be widely read." See more stories on Insider's business page. Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, picked apart a growing argument from Republicans that the US military has gone "woke" with excessive diversity training.Republicans were asking the Army general, who was chosen for his post by former President Donald Trump, about the role diversity training and "critical race theory" play in the...