Chicago Tonight

The Debate Over Teaching History in Schools

Clip: 08/05/2020 | 6m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

Should Illinois schools stop teaching history? One state lawmakers says he’ll introduce a bill to do just that. The reason? He says it perpetuates white privilege and racism.

Aired: 08/05/20

Rating: NR

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