How Critical Race Theory Became Part of the Culture War

Since January 2021, 11 states have enacted laws restricting how teachers can talk about race and racism in schools, and nearly 200 bills have been introduced in 40 states. In this installation of the FiveThirtyEight Politics PodcastGalen Druke discusses the context of these laws with collaborator Theodore Johnson, director of the fellowship program at the Brennan Center for Justice.