The left keeps insisting that CRT is not being taught in schools, and is just a Republican talking point. So if this is true, then why is the teachers’ union demanding that Democrats fight the Republicans on it? Why fight for something that isn’t happening?
If, as you say, we are living in a democracy, and your policies are so popular, then why lie about them? If people truly supported your position, you wouldn’t need to lie in order to get those policies enacted.