The new school board president, who had fought against book bans, was sworn in on a stack of them.
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The list of plaintiffs now included Iowa teachers, students, the Iowa State Education Association, and four bestselling authors including John Green and Jodi Picoult
Jason Rapert, a former state senator, has condemned "the radical homosexual movement" and "LGBTQ insanity."
Amid electoral rebukes for Moms for Liberty, a recent report highlights a disturbing rise in state legislatures imposing restrictions on LGBTQ+ discussions in schools, affecting educators and students nationwide.
St. Marys Public Library yielded to city commission demands influenced by the Society of St. Pius X, an anti-LGBTQ+ group, which has sparked concerns over censorship of LGBTQ+ content.
An Escambia County teacher reportedly collaborated with Moms for Liberty to get a student to check out a book the group called pornographic.
The music superstar takes on book bans in the state that has the most of them.
Republican House members and conservative groups contended that removing books from school libraries doesn't amount to banning them, while Democrats pushed back.
“We need all hands on deck in this moment, and there’s something everyone can do,” Emily Drabinski says.
Jeffrey Peterson, who has been placed on leave, says his job has been threatened amid the homophobic atmosphere.
You have until October 8 to score items from Sally Field, Daniel Radcliffe, Neil Patrick Harris, and other big names.
State Sen. Bill Eigel said he didn't burn books but instead empty boxes in a recent video, however.
Supporters of LGBTQ+ book bans called for a protest but instead opponents of such bans showed up in large numbers.