WATCH: Cruz rages “Critical race theory is bigoted, it is a lie and it is every bit as racist as the Klansman in white sheets”

Appearing at the Faith & Freedom Coalition event in Orlando Friday, Texas Senator Ted Cruz railed against “critical race theory.”

“Critical race theory is bigoted, it is a lie and it is every bit as racist as the Klansman in white sheets,” Cruz said.

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Last week, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) celebrated the Florida Board of Education banning critical race theory from being taught in the state’s public schools.

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