The White House on Tuesday announced it would immediately cancel a critical race theory training program by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
“Glad to report, per the president’s directive, this training is being cancelled immediately,” White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Russ Vought wrote on Twitter.
— Russ Vought (@RussVought45) September 15, 2020
The documents were obtained and posted by Christopher Rufo, who works at the Center on Wealth & Poverty at Discovery Institute.
Leaked documents of the CDC plan for a 13-week series included a presentation on “structural inequality” of racism and sexism, urging government officials to “really set things right in the garden” of the United States and to address that “systemic racism” of police killings of black and brown Americans. Other sessions targeted the “myth of American