Date Published: 3/30/2021
Author(s): Michael Harriot
Resource Link: https://www.theroot.com/why-white-people-hate-critical-race-theory-explained-1846578811
Summary: Author Michael Harriot discusses Critical Race Theory and the backlash received by White Americans. The origin of CRT is explored alongside misinterpretations that are being perpetuated in the news and media by those who oppose it.
Reflect on how the current systems and institutions in place are benefiting you; engage in tough conversations to challenge misrepresented facts and information. What action can you take to work towards a more just society?