Every time there’s a fight over removing a book from a school classroom or a library, someone asks: “Wait, people are still trying to ban books?”
Yes. Even in 2015.
NCAC and our Banned Books Week partners know this all too well. But still we can manage to be surprised– both by the ways in which some schools and administrators will bend the rules to placate book banners, but also by the creative and determined activism to defend the freedom to read.
Read more at National Coalition Against Censorship.
Image source National Coalition Against Censorship.