THE 4PM POLL: How Should We Fight CRT? Some critics of “critical race theory” have argued against state bans on the concept’s growing influence in schools, citing free speech concerns. What’s the best way for states to combat CRT, in your opinion? Do nothing: Let local parents and educators work it out. Sue “woke” schools under existing anti-discrimination laws. Make school curricula transparent. Ban the heck out of CRT. Shut down public schools.