Patterico's Pontifications

11/6/2021

Constitutional Vanguard: David French Once Again Misrepresents a Law Addressing “Critical Race Theory”

Filed under: General — Patterico @ 4:37 pm



I like the man, but this is starting to be a habit for him.

  • French says “the complaint is complaining about photographs and descriptions that depict what life was actually like for black Americans living in the Jim Crow South.”
  • French tells his readers that this complaint is made possible because the state law “bans any ‘concept’ that ‘promot[es] division between, or resentment of, a race, sex, religion, creed, nonviolent political affiliation, social class, or class of people.’”
  • French neglects to tell readers that the law he cites explicitly allows schools to present “[t]he impartial instruction on the historical oppression of a particular group of people based on race.” That language would allow the schools to use the very photographs and depictions that French claims the law bans.

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