Mar 13, 2022 • 58M

A Conversation with Prof Yohuru Williams about the Push to Censor US History in Schools

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Educators of NYC
A weekly podcast and radio show on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC, hosted by Leonie Haimson of Class Size Matters, and Daniel Alicea of Educators of NYC. We speak about the issues and controversies affecting public schools and public education in New York City, statewide and nationally.
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Gothamist, Vaccination rates vary for students attending NYC's public schools, March 9, 2022

Books by Yohuru Williams

ACLU, Defending Our Right to Learn, March 10, 2022,

UCLA, The Conflict Campaign Exploring Local Experiences of the Campaign to Ban “Critical Race Theory” in Public K–12 Education in the U.S., Jan. 2022,

Inside Higher Ed, How K-12 Book Bans Affect Higher Education, Feb. 20, 2022

The Guardian, US conservatives linked to rich donors wage campaign to ban books from schools,  Jan. 24, 2022

Salon, First, the book-banners came for CRT and LGBTQ. Now they're censoring women's history, March 1, 2022,

The Daily Poster, How Dark Money Shaped The School Safety Debate, , March 8, 2022