Editorial: Conservatives are the ones asserting victimhood these days by talk of race

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

So who are the “snowflakes” now? That’s the term that conservatives have long used to denigrate liberals for being overly sensitive about exposure to opposing views. But those same conservatives today demand that schools don’t expose students to unpleasant facts or controversial opinions, especially regarding America’s complicated racial history. The right’s obsession with stamping out “critical race theory” from public schools is odd for two reasons: One, the premise of that theory — that centuries of slavery have so engrained racism in American culture that Black Americans today remain at a …

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