Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race theory’

By: - June 14, 2021 6:00 am

Rep. Ray Garofalo’s bill that would have banned schools from teaching about racism and sexism failed to make it through the Louisiana House Education Committee Tuesday. (JC Canicosa/Louisiana Illuminator)

WASHINGTON—Teachers from Tennessee to Iowa are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide over how schools teach kids about race in U.S. history. 

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