Parents debate ‘racial civil rights’ day | Joanne

John the Author is scheduled to speak at New Trier High on Feb. 28.

New Trier High School on Chicago’s wealthy, white North Shore has scheduled a day of workshops on “racial civil rights,” reports the Chicago Tribune. Students must attend the keynote speech. After that, they can choose which sessions to attend.

A group called “Parents of New Trier” is demanding that moderate and conservative speakers be added to the Feb. 28 event, known as “Seminar Day.” If not, it should be canceled, they argue. Here’s their critique of scheduled sessions.

The day’s agenda is “force-fed dogma,” charges…

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