Critical Race Theory

How “It’s My Opinion” Has Become Code For “You Don’t Deserve Freedom”—An Analysis of The Difference Between Opinions + Moral Standpoints

Let me set the scene: it was an early morning D (400) level Feminist + Postcolonial Development class. A student, for the sake of storytelling, I will name him Derek, brought up the story of John Bolton’s resignation/firing (still contested), and highlighted the differences between Bolton’s foreign policy and Trump’s. In the end, his main …

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Critical Race 101: An Introduction

In order to engage in critical thought, we must engage in discursive analysis of different methodologies. These discourses shape the foundations through which we assert our claims. This is just a little precursor to talking about Critical Race Theory. So, let’s begin.  What is Discourse? Discourse refers to the ideological backdrop through which claims are …

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