A topic heavily weighed and discussed during the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) was Critical Race Theory (CRT) — what it is and how to fight it.
Former President Donald Trump during his final speech at CPAC condemned the ideology and warned of indoctrination in schools. He specifically slammed New York Times writer and recent tenured Howard University hire Nikole Hannah-Jones.
“We will completely defund and bar Critical Race Theory — 1776 not 1619,” Trump said, referring to Jones’ highly controversial 1619 project, in which Jones asserts the United States was founded on the institution of slavery as well as the “legalized discrimination against black Americans.”
Critical Race Theory was the invention of a group of radical left-wing intellectuals known as the Frankfurt School, who developed it to achieve through cultural change what Marxism could not achieve politically, Breitbart News reported.
“The Democrat obsession with race is only dragging us