Critically Interrogating the Twin Promises of American Democracy: Politics, Economics, and the Struggle for Full Equality
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Critical Race Theory: Truth, Lies, and The Law
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A SYMPOSIUM PRESENTED BY THE HERFF CHAIR OF EXCELLENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS SCHOOL OF LAW, THE MEMPHIS BAR ASSOCIATION, AND THE CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE IN DECISION MAKING
This panel will use critical race theory to examine the interrelated promises of American Reconstruction -- full economic access and genuine political equality. The panelists will explore the incomplete and illusory nature of these promises and how their failures affect people of color today.
Baskaran, Priya, "Critically Interrogating the Twin Promises of American Democracy: Politics, Economics, and the Struggle for Full Equality" (2022). Presentations. 913.