Why White People Hate Critical Race Theory, Explained


Critical Race Theory History

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Ta-Nehisi Coates, “The Case for Reparations,” Atlantic, June 2014, https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/06/the-case-for-reparations/361631/

Marc Parry, “Congress Is Taking On Reparations. At the First Hearing, Academic Historians Were Absent,” Chronicle of Higher Education, June 19, 2019, https://www.chronicle.com/article/congress-is-taking-on-reparations-at-the-first-hearing-academic-historians-were-absent/

Michael Harriot, “Why White People Hate Critical Race Theory, Explained,” The Root, March 30, 2021, https://www.theroot.com/why-white-people-hate-critical-race-theory-explained-1846578811

Emma Pettit, “‘Anti-American,’ Pushing ‘Marxism,’ and More: Do You Recognize Your College Here?” Chronicle of Higher Education, April 5, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/article/anti-american-pushing-marxism-and-more-do-you-recognize-your-college-here

Hayat Norimine, “Idaho lawmakers OK education budget, ‘send a message’ about teaching social justice,” Idaho Statesman, May 4, 2021, https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article251132679.html

David Theo Goldberg, “The War on Critical Race Theory,” Boston Review, May 7, 2021, http://bostonreview.net/race-politics/david-theo-goldberg-war-critical-race-theory

Scott Yenor and Anna K. Miller, “Idaho’s Blueprint for Red State Higher Education Reform,” Newsweek, May 7, 2021, https://www.newsweek.com/idahos-blueprint-red-state-higher-education-reform-opinion-1589048

Michael Harriot, [Twitter thread], Thread Reader App, June 11, 2021, https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1403281202338013184.html

Barbara Sprunt, “The Brewing Political Battle Over Critical Race Theory,” National Public Radio, June 2, 2021, https://www.npr.org/2021/06/02/1001055828/the-brewing-political-battle-over-critical-race-theory

Benjamin Wallace-Wells, “What Do Conservatives Fear About Critical Race Theory?” New Yorker, June 10, 2021, https://www.newyorker.com/news/annals-of-inquiry/what-do-conservatives-fear-about-critical-race-theory

Jack Stripling, “‘What the Hell Happened?,’” Chronicle of Higher Education, June 11, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/article/what-the-hell-happened

Isabella Zou, “What is critical race theory? Explaining the discipline that Texas’ governor wants to ‘abolish,’” June 22, 2021, https://www.texastribune.org/2021/06/22/texas-critical-race-theory-explained/

Jon Allsop, “On NHJ, UNC, and CRT,” Columbia Journalism Review, June 25, 2021, https://www.cjr.org/the_media_today/nikole_hannah_jones_unc_tenure.php

Jack Stripling, “‘Look Us in the Eye,’” Chronicle of Higher Education, July 1, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/article/look-us-in-the-eye

Daniel C. Vock, “GOP furor over ‘critical race theory’ hits college campuses,” Arizona Mirror, July 1, 2021, https://www.azmirror.com/2021/07/01/gop-furor-over-critical-race-theory-hits-college-campuses/

Sarah Brown, “Race on Campus: The Racial Climate at UNC,” Chronicle of Higher Education, July 6, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/newsletter/race-on-campus/2021-07-06

Lauren Lumpkin and Nick Anderson, “Nikole Hannah-Jones to join Howard faculty after UNC tenure controversy,” Washington Post, July 6, 2021, https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2021/07/06/howard-nikole-hannah-jones-tanehisi-coates/

Tahirah Walker, “Higher education and I are going through a break-up, a conscious uncoupling, a disentanglement,” Public Source, July 8, 2021, https://www.publicsource.org/higher-education-pittsburgh-perspective/

Brendan Cantwell, “The Culture War Has Come for Higher Ed,” Chronicle of Higher Education, July 12, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/article/the-culture-war-has-come-for-higher-ed

Timothy Bella, “Cornel West says in resignation letter over tenure dispute that Harvard is in ‘decline and decay,’” Washington Post, July 13, 2021, https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2021/07/13/cornel-west-harvard-tenure-resignation/

Megan Zahneis, “Cornel West’s Resignation Letter Cites ‘Decline and Decay’ at Harvard Divinity School,” Chronicle of Higher Education, July 13, 2021, https://www.chronicle.com/article/cornel-wests-resignation-letter-cites-decline-and-decay-at-harvard-divinity-school

Colleen Flaherty, “Nebraska’s Critical Race Theory Debate,” Inside Higher Ed, July 28, 2021, https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2021/07/28/nebraskas-critical-race-theory-debate

Melinda D. Anderson, “‘These are the facts’: Black educators silenced from teaching America’s racist past,” Guardian, September 14, 2021, https://www.theguardian.com/education/2021/sep/14/black-us-teachers-critical-race-theory-silenced

George Yancy, “No, Black People Can’t Be ‘Racists,’” Truthout, October 20, 2021, https://truthout.org/articles/no-black-people-cant-be-racists/

Mattea Kramer, “Anti-Imperialism You Can Try at Home,” TomDispatch, October 28, 2021, https://tomdispatch.com/anti-imperialism-you-can-try-at-home/

Josh Moody, “Nebraska Lawmakers Call for Resignation of UNL Chancellor,” Inside Higher Ed, December 1, 2021, https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2021/12/01/nebraska-lawmakers-call-resignation-unl-chancellor

Ryan Best and Elena Mejía, “The Lasting Legacy Of Redlining,” FiveThirtyEight, February 9, 2022, https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/redlining/

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