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Texas’ divisive bill limiting how students learn about current events and historic racism passed by Senate

The bill aims to ban critical race theory in public and open-enrollment charter schools. Supporters say it merely ensures students aren't taught that one race or gender is superior to another. Critics say it limits how race in America is taught.

Students leave the classroom to work in the computer lab at Mata Intermediate School.

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Politics Public education State government 87th Legislative Session Brandon Creighton Texas House of Representatives Texas Senate