Classroom with empty seats where students learn about racism

American Students Are Taught Racism Is Bad—But They’re Still Not Learning the Truth About Race


“Every semester college students come into my social science classes knowing two incompatible things: that racism and white nationalism are repugnant, but that race and whiteness are deeply, biologically real.

The former is linked to white supremacy and the history of European colonialism. But the latter is simply a matter of science—or so they seem to believe.”