Tag: books

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Comments | Random Sort Ascending
View:

There were 155 efforts to censor books in US schools and libraries, group says

7 Views0 Comments

The American Library Association says it has provided legal guidance and support to a number of libraries impacted by the "dramatic uptick" of attempts to remove books concerning LGBTQ issues and people of color. S...

Fairfax County schools reinstates books with explicit images, claiming they don’t include pedophilia

12 Views0 Comments

"Lawn Boy" by Jonathan Evison includes long sections of a boy reminiscing about explicit experiences he had at 10 years old and "Gender Queer: A Memoir," by Maia Kobabe includes photos of sexual acts between a boy an...

New York tells SCOTUS to allow vaccine mandate for health care workers to remain on the books

15 Views0 Comments

New York Attorney General Letitia James urged the Supreme Court Wednesday to deny a request from a group of New York health care workers to block the state's vaccine mandate, arguing that the emergency rule requirin...

Texas governor calls books ‘pornography’ in latest effort to remove LGBTQ titles from school libraries

33 Views0 Comments

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, called on the state's school boards to remove books he described as "pornography," a move that comes after at least two state lawmakers have asked officials to investigate books...

Asra Nomani calls out examples of woke books in Virginia schools, explains why parents are pushing back

27 Views0 Comments

On "Fox & Friends," the former Wall Street Journal columnist – whose children attended school in Fairfax County – brought examples of books being offered to children in the school system. The first book she showe...

Braves’ Adam Duvall launches himself into World Series history books with grand slam

21 Views0 Comments

Duvall connected for a grand slam off Houston Astros pitcher Framber Valdez. The home run put the Braves up 4-0 in a game that could clinch the franchise's first World Series title since 1995. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPO...

A Texas lawmaker is investigating 850 books on race and gender that could cause ‘discomfort’ to students

29 Views0 Comments

San Antonio, Texas A Texas Republican lawmaker has launched an inquiry to identify books at public school libraries and classrooms on the subjects of race or sex that might "make students feel discomfort." State Rep....

Biden echoes McAuliffe claim that Youngkin wants to ban books

40 Views0 Comments

"Just look how he's closing his campaign," Biden said of Younkin during the event Tuesday. "He's gone from banning a woman's right to choose to banning books written by a Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize-winning author...

Solange launches a library for rare books by Black authors

47 Views0 Comments

The thing about rare books is that they're, well, rare -- which means too many hidden gems are well out of reach for the everyday literary enthusiast. Solange is trying to change that. The singer's creative studio S...

Airlines bowing to a ‘press release’; vax mandate a ‘mirage’ not yet on books: Watters

16 Views0 Comments

The Texas-based airline and its pilots' union denied any connection between the situation and the company's mandate that employees be administered the coronavirus vaccine shot. Host Jesse Watters noted that U.S. Tran...

Texas school district ‘postpones’ a Black author’s school visit because parents claim his books teach critical race theory

17 Views0 Comments

A school district in Texas removed books by an award-winning author from its schools' library shelves and postponed a virtual event he had been invited to because of a complaint that his books promote critical race ...

Pennsylvania school district reverses ban on books by authors of color after students fought back

32 Views0 Comments

A southern Pennsylvania school board has reversed its decision to ban anti-racism books and resources. The Central York school board unanimously approved the reinstatement of a list of anti-racism books and resource...

FOX Bet Super 6 ‘Quiz Show’: $5,000 up for grabs answering questions on books, college football

90 Views0 Comments

All contestants have to do each week is try to correctly answer six multiple-choice questions on topics ranging from sports to weather to entertainment to politics for a shot at the grand prize. The FOX Bet Super 6 a...

The 11 books former President Barack Obama recommends you read this summer

18 Views0 Comments

Washington, DC Former President Barack Obama released his summer reading list on Friday, continuing a tradition from his time in the White House. "While we were still in the White House, I began sharing my summer fav...

Padres’ Daniel Camarena enters MLB history books with improbable grand slam

32 Views0 Comments

Camarena was making his second career plate appearance when he stepped up to bat against Max Scherzer. Trent Grisham, Eric Hosmer and Wil Myers were on base in the fourth inning when Camarena launched the ball to rig...

Massachusetts school district pushes grade schoolers to read books about ‘White privilege,’ ‘Whiteness’

45 Views0 Comments

Belmont Public Schools, located in a Boston suburb, includes a list titled "Race, Culture, and Activism" of suggested books for students from kindergarten through fifth grade to read over the summer.  LARGEST TEACHER...

« Prev