Critical Race Theory: What it is, where it came from, is everyone wrong about it -- Tal Scriven
Monday, December 5, 2022 10:30am - 12:30pm, SLO Library
$5 for LLCC Members $10 for Others
At Fox News, CRT is part of a dangerous plot born amongst Marxist educators to make white children feel bad about themselves. At CNN, CRT is a very technical theory about law, understood only by legal scholars and taught only in law schools and Ph.D. programs. There is barely a grain of truth on either side. A
After this course you should have a better idea of the origins of CRT in the 1970s and how it has developed into its current form. You should also be able to understand more clearly why most of the battles about CRT raging on TV, online, in state legislatures, and at local school board meetings are, mostly, just wrong-headed.
Tal Scriven is a professor and chair emeritus in the Philosophy Department at Cal Poly. He has, otherwise, taught at USC, Chapman, the University of South Florida and the University of Colorado.
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SLO Library Community Room (Ver)
995 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
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