Feb 23, 2012
"Book Traffickers" to Cross the Cactus Curtain of Arizona
promote the overthrow of the US government, promote resentment toward a race or class of people, are designed primarily for pupils of a particular ethnic group, or advocate ethnic solidarity instead of the treatment of pupils as individuals.
The ALA denounced the ban as the suppression of open inquiry and free expression … on the basis of partisan or doctrinal disapproval.
The Tuscon school district had to abide by the law or lose 10 percent of its funding.
Officially 7 titles were removed but others say that 88 titles were eliminated. A list is provided at Librotraficante.
No word as of yet from Exalted Cyclops Jan Brewer.
Source American Libraries