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People gather for a rally against the teaching of critical race theory in Loudoun County, Va., in June.

How to achieve objectives of critical race theory without the controversy

Jamison is a retired attorney and freelance writer in Fresno, Calif.

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Braver Angels National Debate: Racism in America

Video: Braver Angels National Debate: Racism in America

Braver Angels recently hosted a conversation seeking an answer to one of the most charged and challenging questions facing our country today. Is racism embedded in our institutions, our culture, our American story? This national debate brought a panel of passionate voices together for an honest conversation about the state of our nation's values and systems.

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Young Asian Americans a critical voting bloc in 2020, research shows

Voter turnout was up across the board last year, despite the pandemic's impact on the election, and Asian Americans played a key role in bolstering civic engagement.

An analysis, released last week by the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement at Tufts University, found that young Asian Americans had one of the largest increases in voter participation last year of any racial or ethnic group.

Despite a lack of outreach from political campaigns, young Asian American voters were still highly motivated to turn out at the polls by concerns about the coronavirus and racial injustice, the research found.

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