The 1619 Project
The Pulitzer-winning journalist said efforts to censor the project, which examines American racism since 1619, are about "trying to prohibit the teaching of ideas they don’t like."
Calling it "divisive, radical propaganda," McConnell slammed the New York Times Magazine's 1619 Project on slavery's critical role in American history.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist discusses "The 1619 Project," as well as education equality in the age of coronavirus.
The president wants to create a commission that will teach "the miracle" of U.S. history as schools attempt to reckon more honestly with the legacy of slavery.