Trump bans govt business with contractors that promote ‘critical race theory’

Trump bans govt business with contractors that promote ‘critical race theory’
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[Ed. – An excellent move: hitting “CRT” trainers in the wallet.  Contractors are even more likely than the government to hire private-sector “compliance” teams, because most businesses can’t afford to spend overhead on dedicated in-house shops for such things.  No doubt at all that this executive order will be challenged in court, but it will be hard to demonstrate that it’s a voluntary exercise of free speech on the part of the companies.]

President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday afternoon that he has banned the U.S. government from doing business with people and companies who promote far-left critical race theory, noting that the ideology is “divisive and harmful.”

“A few weeks ago, I BANNED efforts to indoctrinate government employees with divisive and harmful sex and race-based ideologies,” Trump tweeted. “Today, I’ve expanded that ban to people and companies that do business with our Country, the United States Military, Government Contractors, and Grantees. Americans should be taught to take PRIDE in our Great Country, and if you don’t, there’s nothing in it for you!”

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