The Kansas City Star Taps Antonio Byrd

Kansas City-area schools face racist incidents as critical race theory debate continues

Antonio Byrd, an English professor at UMKC who studies Black literacy, described critical race theory as a way to illuminate the role of racism in a society that doesn’t tend to think racism is a major problem. By considering the impact of racism, Byrd said, steps can be taken to fix it. Read more. (subscription required)

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Published: Sep 27, 2021

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