Published On: Thu, Jul 29th, 2021

North Carolina Lt. Governor Opposes Critical Race Theory: ‘Teach the Real Story’

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As legislation prohibiting the teaching of critical race theory (CRT) in K-12 classrooms circulates in the North Carolina General Assembly, a critic of the theory, Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson, has set up a task force to gather evidence of it being taught in the school system. Robinson, a Republican and North Carolina’s first black lieutenant governor, stepped into office in 2020 and serves under Gov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat. Robinson entered the political limelight in 2018 when he was an adult student, two classes short of receiving his undergrad at the University of North Carolina Greensboro while working full time at a furniture factory. At the time, members of the Greensboro City Council aimed to cancel a gun show, and during the public comment section of the council meeting, Robinson spoke against the proposal, with his remarks later going viral. The Bully Pulpit Robinson told The Epoch Times that he … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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