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What's Behind The GOP's 'Critical Race Theory' Rhetoric?

What's Behind The GOP's 'Critical Race Theory' Rhetoric?

Update: 2021-06-104
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Some Republican lawmakers have branded the efforts to teach about the effects of racism as "critical race theory." They have introduced legislation in statehouses around the country hoping to ban it.

This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, racial justice and politics correspondent Juana Summers, and political reporter Barbara Sprunt.

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What's Behind The GOP's 'Critical Race Theory' Rhetoric?

What's Behind The GOP's 'Critical Race Theory' Rhetoric?

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