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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Critical Race Theory


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Critical Race Theory

For Release: 06/14/21 8:43 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, June 14, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw talks with her guests about Critical Race Theory. Scheduled guests include:

  • State Rep. Joseph Fischer, Republican from Fort Thomas
  • State Sen. Gerald Neal, Democrat from Louisville
  • Gary Houchens, professor of education administration at Western Kentucky University and member of the Board of Scholars for the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions
  • Andrea Abrams, Ph.D., vice president for diversity, inclusion and equity at Centre College
  • Jonathan Butcher, Will Skillman Fellow in Education at The Heritage Foundation (pre-recorded)
  • Brian Clardy, Ph.D., associate professor of history at Murray State University (pre-recorded)

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