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OUT OF DARKNESS Pulled For Review in Central Texas Middle Schools

This time it's Lake Travis Independent School District in Central Texas pulling a book for review from middle school libraries.

Instead of School Board, Leander Police Investigate Book Challenge

Instead of requesting the school board review the title, this Leander parent went directly to the police, who are now investigating.

School District Maintains Ban of Antiracist Books Despite Student Protests

Despite a week of protests by students, York Central school district has reaffirmed its ban of a list of Black and Latinx teaching resources.

Teacher Pulled From Classroom After Highlighting Inclusive Materials

A third grade teacher was pulled from the classroom after highlighting inclusive and activist literature on social media.

Students Protest Book Bans in Pennsylvania School District

Students at Central York High School protest a four-page list of banned materials by Black and Brown creators, leaders, and thinkers.

Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses: A New American Literary Award

Get to know the brand new Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses, launched just this week.

More Than 30 Years On, Suspect Confesses To Murder of Lois Duncan’s Daughter

A suspect has confessed to the murder of Lois Duncan's daughter, over 30 years after the incident.

GOP Candidate Terrifies Teen Library Worker In Anger About Pride Display

Congressional candidate Derrick Van Orden called the books "disgusting," and checked out all of the titles, leaving the display empty.

It’s Time To Pick LeVar Already: Richards Out as New Jeopardy Host

Goodbye, Mike Richards!

Police Officer in Breonna Taylor Shooting Returns Book Advance, Wants New Publisher

Jonathan Mattingly, an officer involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor, has returned his advance and is looking for a new publisher.