Rashida Tlaib Says Opposition to CRT Is ‘Rooted in Racism’ – DC Watchdog

Rashida Tlaib Says Opposition to CRT Is ‘Rooted in Racism’

According to one of the founding members of The Squad – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib – if you oppose Critical Race Theory, you’re a racist.


Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib said Thursday that opposition to Critical Race Theory is ‘rooted in racism,'” according to the Daily Caller.

“‘Opposition to critical race theory is obviously rooted in racism and has just become the newest dog whistle for racists,” the Michigan Democrat tweeted Thursday, referring to a video [see below] in which Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark A. Milley defended Critical Race Theory to the House Armed Services Committee Wednesday. [emphasis added]

CRT holds that America is fundamentally racist, yet it teaches people to view every social interaction and person in terms of race. Its adherents pursue “antiracism” through the end of merit, objective truth and the adoption of race-based policies

At least 165 local and national groups have formed to combat CRT instruction in schools across the U.S., an NBC analysis found. Many of these groups were founded by parents appalled to discover what was being taught to their children. Their advocacy has launched small town CRT debates onto the national stage, spurring far-left activists and establishment media outlets to accuse conservatives of ignorance and in some cases, racism.” [emphasis added]

For more of this report, please go to the Daily Caller.

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