Category Archives: Book Banning

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News The Texas bounty-hunting gambit is taking all kinds of shapes and forms: [Oklahoma’s] SB 1142 would allow parents who believed their child’s school was carrying a book in violation of the law to “submit a written request … Continue reading

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Moral Panic Today: Books in Texas

America’s Lab for Bad Policy —The Gret Stet of Texas— is jumping into the book banning bidness: “The fact that pornographic material that serves no educational purpose has been made available to students in Texas public schools is a clear … Continue reading

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UPDATED: The Book Banning Has Begun, When Does The Book Burning Start?

It’s always Kansas, innit? WICHITA, Kansas — The Goddard school district has removed more than two dozen books from circulation in the district’s school libraries, citing national attention and challenges to the books elsewhere. The list of books includes several … Continue reading

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