Sometimes I think people get nostalgic for a time when being colorblind was seen as progress. But we as a country don’t have the luxury of being colorblind. That’s because we never were.
At a recent school board meeting, a cadre of mostly white conservative Christians spoke against critical race theory. I couldn’t help but hear their fear that CRT will endanger their freedom. But the truth, as the saying goes, will set us free – and it’s time we start telling it.