The Des Moines Register’s Reka Basu calls out Republicans’ efforts to ban “critical race theory” and, along with that, honest discussion of American history. A snippet:
. . . having anyone connect the dots from the foundation of the United States to our current racial inequality is so threatening to a growing number of Republicans in and out of Iowa, they’re actually outlawing it.
It’s too guilt-inducing, they say.
Methinks it induces guilt because the guilt is deserved, and they can’t face that.
Or perhaps they feel no guilt and don’t want others to do so.