Critical Race Theory: Finding Hope in the Midst of Misinformation

This panel provided an overview of what CRT is and what it is not; how CRT became a national controversy, especially for school boards; a description of the legal implications of CRT and current litigation landscape; and why CRT should matter to lawyers.

Michele Coleman Mayes, General Counsel, NYC Public Library

David C. Banks
, Chancellor of NYC Department of Education
Tanya K. Hernández
, Archibald R. Murray Professor of Law, Fordham University School of Law
Dr. Marvin Lynn, Professor, Portland State University
Cara McClellan, Assistant Counsel,  NAACP LDF