Education and civil rights groups are condemning President Trump for inciting the mob that invaded the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, and some are calling for his removal from office.
Here are some of the statements (I’ll add more as they are released):
Council of the Great City Schools, a nonprofit group that represents dozens of the largest school districts in the country — from chief executive Carissa Moffat Miller
AASA, The School Superintendents Association — from executive director Dan Domenech
NAACP — from President Derrick Johnson
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education — from president and chief executive Lynn M. Gangon
Collaborative of nine leading racial equity organization: Advancement Project National Office, Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum, Demos, Faith in Action, NAACP, National Congress of American Indians, National Urban League, Race Forward, and Unidos US.