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Glen Ellyn reinstates banned book after Judy Blume weighs in - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Glen Ellyn reinstates banned book after Judy Blume weighs in - Chicago Tribune (blog) | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
NBC Chicago Glen Ellyn reinstates banned book after Judy Blume weighs in Chicago Tribune (blog) ... over the weekend while attending a local screening for a film adaptation of her book “Tiger Eyes.” Published in 1981, “Tiger Eyes” ranked No.
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Most Frequently Challenged Books & Shakespeare Flowchart: Top ...

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Most Frequently Challenged Books & Shakespeare Flowchart: Top Stories of the Week.
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Teacher in Prosser, Wa., asks school board to ban two books from school libraries - New York Daily News (blog)

Teacher in Prosser, Wa., asks school board to ban two books from school libraries - New York Daily News (blog) | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Teacher in Prosser, Wa., asks school board to ban two books from school libraries
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According to the Yakima Herald, the books are not required reading and are already only available to certain grade levels.
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Banned Books Awareness: “The Freedom to Read is a Global Issue ...

Censors and book burners are not relegated to the borders of the United States; neither is the torch of enlightenment, as it spreads across the globe amid several recent events centered on banned books, such as at the ...
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'Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm' - San Francisco Chronicle

'Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm' - San Francisco Chronicle | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle'Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm'San Francisco ChronicleThese are stories of parents challenged by rural poverty, of husbands and wives fighting over who's in charge, of craftsmen who, for all their skill, cannot reshape...
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Banning books: Boneheaded, wrong-headed and thoroughly un-American - Times-Standard

Banning books: Boneheaded, wrong-headed and thoroughly un-AmericanTimes-StandardBill Moyers is chairman of the American Library Association's Banned Books Week. He has long been a clear-headed voice of reason.
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Once-banned book will stay in Rocklin High library, district decides - Sacramento Bee

Once-banned book will stay in Rocklin High library, district decides - Sacramento Bee | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Once-banned book will stay in Rocklin High library, district decidesSacramento BeeA book that was briefly banned at Rocklin High School will remain in the library following the release of a district committee's report Friday.
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Guest Post: Books that Were Banned for the Weirdest Reasons ...

Guest Post: Books that Were Banned for the Weirdest Reasons ... | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Books are banned for a lot of reasons, from objectionable language to ideas well-meaning but clueless (and childless) adults think threatens children's sense of reality, to an affronted sense of religious belief.
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Davis schools sued over policy on 2 moms book - San Francisco Chronicle

Davis schools sued over policy on 2 moms book - San Francisco Chronicle | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Davis schools sued over policy on 2 moms bookSan Francisco ChronicleThe American Civil Liberties Union of Utah filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Davis School District, challenging a policy that limits student access to a library book about a lesbian...
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10 frequently challenged books and why you should still read them - Hypable

10 frequently challenged books and why you should still read them - Hypable | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Hypable10 frequently challenged books and why you should still read themHypableSeptember 30 – October 6 2012 marks the 30th anniversary of Banned Books Week, and at Hypable we are celebrating the freedom to read.
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16th-century big thinker Erasmus was censored - msnbc.com

16th-century big thinker Erasmus was censored - msnbc.com | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
msnbc.com16th-century big thinker Erasmus was censoredmsnbc.com"They had the agents to be able to do it," said Pearce Carefoote, a librarian at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto and author of "Forbidden Fruit: Banned,...
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Banned books to be read aloud tomorrow during National Ethnic ...

Students, faculty and staff are invited to read aloud from one of the books banned from Tucson Unified School District classrooms.
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Censorship in Canada - Challenged Books and Magazines

Censorship in Canada - Challenged Books and Magazines | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
A list of more than 100 books that have been challenged in Canada over the past two decades. (Feeling like a rebel today.
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Author Judy Blume Speaks Out Against 'Perks' Ban at District 41 - Patch.com

Author Judy Blume Speaks Out Against 'Perks' Ban at District 41 Patch.com Blume's books, including Tiger Eyes, have also been censored and challenged. She addressed the Glen Ellyn District 41 controversy while speaking at Lit Fest, the Tribune said.
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15 popular books you might not find in your kids' library - HLNtv.com

15 popular books you might not find in your kids' library - HLNtv.com | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
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15 popular books you might not find in your kids' library
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Despite the temporary controversy, Frank's diary doesn't even come close to being one of the most frequently challenged or banned books in the U.S.
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10 Banned Children's Books

10 Banned Children's Books Racism, drug abuse and...Marxism are all reasons for these books to be challenged, find out more in 10 banned children's books. Mu...
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Kirkland author writes Santa Claus book that confronts racism - Kirkland Reporter

Kirkland author writes Santa Claus book that confronts racism - Kirkland Reporter | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Kirkland author writes Santa Claus book that confronts racismKirkland ReporterThat statement challenged Mary to find a way to remold this holiday icon into a Santa for all ethnicities without negating anything previously written about him.
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Brentwood to Keep LGBT Friendly Children's Book - Vital VOICE

Brentwood to Keep LGBT Friendly Children's Book - Vital VOICE | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Brentwood to Keep LGBT Friendly Children's BookVital VOICEBRENTWOOD, MO - Shortly after the close of Banned Books Week (Sept 30 – Oct 6, 2012) and paralleling the second unconstitutional ruling of the Defense of Marriage Act, the Brentwood Public ...
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Stephen King's 'Different Seasons' Banned From High School Library - The Inquisitr

Stephen King's 'Different Seasons' Banned From High School Library - The Inquisitr | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Stephen King's 'Different Seasons' Banned From High School LibraryThe InquisitrAfter a vote, it was determined that the book should be effectively banned from the school.
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Banned Books Exhibit « Seattle University Law Library

Banned Books Exhibit « Seattle University Law Library | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Celebrate the Freedom to Read during Banned Books Week. For 30 years, libraries, publishers, booksellers, journalists, teachers and readers have been coming together to explore the issues and controversies around book ...
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Guilford County schools, parents debate over reading lists - Guilfordian

Guilford County schools, parents debate over reading lists - Guilfordian | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
GuilfordianGuilford County schools, parents debate over reading listsGuilfordianIn fact, “The Handmaid's Tale” was ranked 88th in the American Library Association's “Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books: 2000-2009.” Interestingly in 2006, a San Antonio-area...
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Utah school district sued over restricted access to lesbian family book - Chicago Tribune

Utah school district sued over restricted access to lesbian family book - Chicago Tribune | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
The GuardianUtah school district sued over restricted access to lesbian family bookChicago TribuneSALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - A Utah parent has sued her school district in federal court challenging the constitutionality of restrictions imposed on...
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Church Teaches Class On Banned Books In Defiance Of Local School District - Huffington Post

Church Teaches Class On Banned Books In Defiance Of Local School DistrictHuffington PostAmong controversial issues, such as drug use and suicide, the book's coverage of homosexuality landed it third on the
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Daily Kos: You Can't Read That!

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You Can't Read That! is a periodic post featuring news about banned and challenged books. ... The librarian's argument is that the book is erotica, not literature. Okay ... but is the accusation true?
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Personal Literary Book Frenzy - (P. L. B. F.): 2012 Banned and/or Challenged Books Reading Challenge

Personal Literary Book Frenzy - (P. L. B. F.): 2012 Banned and/or Challenged Books Reading Challenge | Banned Books in the United States | Scoop.it
Free Reading !!! Personal Literary Book Frenzy: 2012 Banned and/or Challenged ...: Ideally,...
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