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Texas educators worry bill limiting the teaching of current events and historic racism would “whitewash history”

Texas educators say they’re concerned they won’t be able to have open conversations about what’s happening in the world if the Texas Legislature approves a bill that restricts how teachers can discuss current events in the classroom.

Students in class at Bowie High School in Austin.

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