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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) | (Archive link)

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

“Racial Resentment As Pedagogy” (City Journal) | (Archive link)

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

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

Coleman Hughes City Journal Contributing Editor and Fellow, Manhattan Institute

“A Better Anti-Racism” (Persuasion) | (Archive link)

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

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

“Reflections on Intersectionality” (Quillette) | (Archive link)

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

“The Case for Black Optimism” (Quillette) | (Archive link)

James Lindsay “New Discourses”

“Critical Race Theory” | (Archive link)

“Eight Big Reasons Critical Race Theory Is Terrible for Dealing with Racism” | (Archive link)

“Racism (Systemic)” | (Archive link)

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) | (Archive link)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“The New Religion Of Anti-Racism: A Conversation with John McWhorter” | (Archive link)

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

Professor Wilfred Reilly Political scientist, Kentucky State University

Hate Crime Hoax: How the Left Is Selling a Fake Race War | (Archive link)

Taboo: 10 Facts You Can’t Talk About | (Archive link)

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

“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) | (Archive link)

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

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

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

“Burn It Down” (City Journal) | (Archive link)

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

Critical Race Theory (Film)

Critical Race Theory Briefing Book | (Archive link)

“Critical Race Theory: What It Is and How to Fight It” (Imprimis, Hillsdale College) | (Archive link)

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

“Teaching Hate” (City Journal) | (Archive link)

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

Critical Race Theory Film” | (Archive link)

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) | (Archive link)

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

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

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

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

“Response to Smith’s Statement, February 22, 2021” ( | (Archive link)

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

The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays | (Archive link)

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

“Microaggressions” (Tablet Magazine) | (Archive link)

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

“We Out Here” (Harpers Magazine) | (Archive link)

Chinese American Citizens Alliance of Greater New York (CACAGNY)

“CACAGNY Opposes Return to Racial Spoils in California” | (Archive link)

“CACAGNY Denounces Critical Race Theory as Hateful Fraud” | (Archive link)

CACAGNY Website | (Archive link)

Heritage Foundation

“Critical Race Theory, the New Intolerance, and Its Grip on America” | (Archive link)

“How Critical Race Theory is Dividing America” | (Archive link)

“How Leftists’ Critical Race Theory Poisons Our Discussion of Racism” | (Archive link)

“Reject Critical Race Theory” | (Archive link)

Try This ‘Critical Race Theory’ Checklist” | (Archive link)

National Association of Scholars

“Critical Race Theory and New Racism” (David Acevedo) | (Archive link)

“Making Citizens” (David Randall) | (Archive link)

“The Civics Alliance: Open Letter and Curriculum Statement” | (Archive link)

The Federalist Society

“Critical Race Theory: Fighting Racism, or Racism Masquerading as Remedy?” | (Archive link)

Young America’s Foundation

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

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

Youth Patriotism Index Shows High School Students More Patriotic Than College Peers” | (Archive link)

Additional Resources

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

“Critical Race Theory” (First Amendment Encyclopedia) | (Archive link)

“Critical Race Theory: An Examination of its Past, Present, and Future Implications” (Education Resources Information Center, U.S. Dept. of Education) | (Archive link)

“Critical Race Theory: Ideology, Practices, and Ways to Push Back” (Californians for Equal Rights Foundation) | (Archive link)

“Critical Race Training or Civil Rights Law: We Can’t Have Both” (Law and Liberty) | (Archive link)

“Diversity is Important. Diversity-Related Training is Terrible.” (Musa al-Bharbi) | (Archive link)

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

“Meet The Billionaires’ Club Pumping Critical Race Theory Into Your Child’s Classroom” (The Federalist) | (Archive link)

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

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

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

Travis McNeely’s series with Louisiana State University professor Randy Trahan | (Archive link)

Legal Insurrection Foundation

“Critical Race Training is ‘a series of dated ideas that basic analysis often debunks’” | (Archive link)

Higher Ed Approaches the Antiracism Training Abyss” (RealClearPolitics) (Professor William A. Jacobson) | (Archive link)

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

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

“How Critical Race Training is Harming K-12” | (Archive link)

“How Critical Race Training is Harming K-12” (Highlights) | (Archive link)

“How Critical Race Training is Harming K-12” (Full Event) | (Archive link)

“Rescuing History and Education From The 1619 Project” | (Archive link)

“Rescuing History and Education From The 1619 Project” (Highlights) | (Archive link)

“Rescuing History and Education From The 1619 Project” (Full Event) | (Archive link)

“Veterans, Educators, and Parents Stand Against Race-Shaming and Other ‘Critical Race’ Tactics” | (Archive link)

“Veterans Against Critical Race Indoctrination” (Highlights) | (Archive link)

“Veterans Against Critical Race Indoctrination” (Full Event) | (Archive link)

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