What Are Critical Race Theorists Attempting To Conserve?

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Recently, Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-Tx) interviewed Dr. Richard Johnson on his podcast. Johnson is the director of the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Booker T. Washington Initiative.

When the conversation turned to Critical Race Theory (CRT), Johnson said, “The ideal of CRT was not a weapon of Dr. Martin Luther King … [The traditional Civil Rights Movement’s]…