David Miguel Gray

David Miguel Gray is an assistant professor of philosophy and an affiliate of the Institute for Intelligent Systems, at the University of Memphis. Gray’s areas of specialization include philosophy of race and racism, philosophy of psychology, African American philosophy and philosophy of ,ind. His current research focuses and theories of race and racism, Black nationalism (especially, Du Bois, Fanon, and Malcolm X), philosophy of psychopathology, and cognitive phenomenology.

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A Quick Primer on Critical Race Theory

The development of critical race theory by legal scholars such as Derrick Bell and Kimberle Crenshaw was largely a response to the slow legal progress and setbacks faced by African Americans from the end of the Civil War, in 1865, through the end of the civil rights era, in 1968.

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