American History Was Dishonest and Boring Before It Became “Scary”

The current uproar over Critical Race Theory has me thinking about an experience with American History.

As a high school senior, I enrolled in Advanced Placement American History. I sat at the desk upfront, facing the black chalkboard, with Michaela sitting at the desk behind me.

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Eze Ihenetu

Eze Ihenetu

I am a teacher, essay writer, survivor, foodie, and politically obsessed progressive. ep2ihenetu@gmail.com