The attacks on critical race theory in public education resulted with almost half the states in the country banning the subject. However, there are conservative textbook publishers in the private school sector that are rewriting America’s history of racism.
According to a report from the Guardian, the publishers’ edits present slavery as “Black immigration,” the Ku Klux Klan fought against anarchy, Black Lives Matter is blamed for confrontation with the police and former President Barack Obama was responsible for worsening race relations.
Dr. Chris Emdin, director of Columbia University’s Science Education program and the author of “Ratchetdemic: Reimagining Academic Success,” joins Hill on “Black News Tonight” to discuss the rewriting of history.
All this and more on “Black News Tonight.”
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