Explore the links below to learn more about Critical Race Theory, rebuttals to Critical Race Theory, and how it has expanded beyond higher education.

Max Eden Author, Editor, and Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute

“A Divisive, Historically Dubious Curriculum” (City Journal)

“Critical Race Theory in American Classrooms” (City Journal)

“Racial Resentment As Pedagogy” (City Journal)

“Smashing ‘Whiteness’ in the Classroom” (City Journal)

“States Can Reject Critical Race Theory” (City Journal)

Coleman Hughes City Journal Contributing Editor and Fellow, Manhattan Institute

“A Better Anti-Racism” (Persuasion)

“Affirmative Action: Towards a Coherent Debate” (University of Chicago Law Review)

“How to Be an Anti-Intellectual” (City Journal)

“Reflections on Intersectionality” (Quillette)

“Sermon for Whites to Wash Away ‘Original Sin’ Is Misguided Gospel of Anti-racism” (New York Post)

“The Case for Black Optimism” (Quillette)

James Lindsay “New Discourses”

“Critical Race Theory”

“Eight Big Reasons Critical Race Theory Is Terrible for Dealing with Racism”

“Racism (Systemic)”

Professor Glenn C. LouryMerton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences, Department of Economics, Brown University

“Conservative Conversations with ISI: Glenn Loury and Coleman Hughes” (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)

“I Must Object: A rebuttal to Brown University’s letter on racism in the United States” (City Journal)

“Glenn Loury on Race, Equality & Cancel Culture” (Providence Magazine)

“Glenn Loury: ‘We’re Being Swept Along by Hysteria’ About Racism in America” (Reason)

“Unspeakable Truths about Racial Inequality in America” (Quillette)

Watch Glenn Loury Call ‘Anti-Racism’s’ Bluff” (Federalist)

“Why Does Racial Inequality Persist?: Culture, Causation, and Responsibility” (Manhattan Institute)

“When Black Lives Matter” (Horizons: Journal of International Relations and Sustainable Development)

Professor John H. McWhorter American Linguist, Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

“Schools Must Resist Destructive Anti-racist Demands” (Atlantic)

“The Better of the Two Big Antiracism Bestsellers” (Education Next)

“The New Religion Of Anti-Racism: A Conversation with John McWhorter”

“The Virtue Signalers Won’t Change the World” (Atlantic)

Professor Wilfred Reilly Political scientist, Kentucky State University

Hate Crime Hoax: How the Left Is Selling a Fake Race War

Taboo: 10 Facts You Can’t Talk About

“1619’s Woke Pulitzer” (The American Spectator)

“The Effect of Racial Status and Other Core Characteristics on Collective Self-Esteem A Quantitative Test of Divergent Theories of Identity Valuation” (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

“Extreme ‘Wokeness’ Holds Lefty Economic Progress Back” (Real Clear Markets)

“Why Woke History Is Not the Answer” (Real Clear Policy)

Christopher F. Rufo – Director of the Center on Wealth & Poverty at Discovery Institute, Writer at City Journal, and Filmmaker

“Burn It Down” (City Journal)

“Conservative underdog takes ‘MARXIST’ critical race theory to court after Biden reverses Trump’s ban” (Blaze)

“Defending American Values, and History” (City Journal)

“Teaching Hate” (City Journal)

“The Truth About Critical Race Theory” (Wall Street Journal)

Jodi Shaw Smith College Whistleblower and Former Student Support Services Coordinator

“‘Critical Race Training’ Forces a Woman to Quit Her Job with Smith College” (National Review)

“Jodi Shaw Smith College Big Dig” (YouTube Channel)

“Dear Smith College: I Have a Few Requests” (Jodi Shaw Smith College Big Dig)

“Jodi Shaw Vs. Smith Snotty-Tots” (American Conservative)

“Read the Smith College whistleblower’s powerful resignation letter” (The College Fix)

“Response to Smith’s Statement, February 22, 2021” (jodishaw.net)

Wesley Yang Author of “The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays”

The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays

“The Emperor’s Woke Clothes” (Tablet Magazine)

“Microaggressions” (Tablet Magazine)

“Race Quotas and Class Privilege at Harvard” (Tablet Magazine)

“We Out Here” (Harpers Magazine)

Chinese American Citizens Alliance of Greater New York (CACAGNY)

“CACAGNY Opposes Return to Racial Spoils in California”

“CACAGNY Denounces Critical Race Theory as Hateful Fraud”


Heritage Foundation

“Critical Race Theory, the New Intolerance, and Its Grip on America”

“How Critical Race Theory is Dividing America”

“How Leftists’ Critical Race Theory Poisons Our Discussion of Racism”

The Federalist Society

“Critical Race Theory: Fighting Racism, or Racism Masquerading as Remedy?”

Young America’s Foundation

“Just a Leftist Fantasy: Systemic racism is a ruse” (Dinesh D’Souza)

“Life Isn’t Always Fair: Klavan entirely CRUSHES the myth of institutional racism” (Andrew Klavan)

Youth Patriotism Index Shows High School Students More Patriotic Than College Peers”

Additional Resources

“Critical Race Theory” (“The Bridge”, Harvard University)

“Critical Race Theory” (First Amendment Encyclopedia)

“Critical Race Training or Civil Rights Law: We Can’t Have Both” (Law and Liberty) “Diversity is Important. Diversity-Related Training is Terrible.” (Musa al-Bharbi)

“Is Critical Race Theory Racist?” (Imaginative Conservative)

“President Trump Has Attacked Critical Race Theory. Here’s What to Know About the Intellectual Movement” (Time)

“What’s Wrong with Critical Race Theory: Reopening the Case for Middle Class Values” (Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy)

“Where Have the Honest Liberals Gone?” (Wall Street Journal)

Travis McNeely’s series with Louisiana State University professor Randy Trahan

Legal Insurrection Foundation

“Critical Race Training is ‘a series of dated ideas that basic analysis often debunks’”

“How Critical Race Training Is Harming Higher Ed.” (Highlights)

“How Critical Race Training Is Harming Higher Ed.” (Full Event)