Parents take school board to court for assigning LGBT books without their consent

(The Daily Signal) – Six Maryland parents of different religious backgrounds are suing the Montgomery County Board of Education for forcing their children to read LGBTQ “pride” books without parental… Read More

May 25, 2023
Public Education
Biden admin says school district can’t remove sexually explicit books because it violates students’ civil rights

(The Daily Signal) – The federal Department of Education concluded an investigation into a Georgia school district Friday, arguing that the removal of several books containing pornographic material… Read More

May 23, 2023
Are school libraries banning thousands of books? Here’s why you shouldn’t trust the Left’s narrative

(Daily Signal) – “What we’re seeing here is a resurgence of widespread censorship in America,” Nadine Farid Johnson recently told The Wall Street Journal. Johnson is the Washington… Read More

May 15, 2023
Library in suburban Kansas City offers free books to youths, perhaps unnoticed by parents, that portray whites as racists, colonizers

Free unpublished books with dark and divisive themes that portray whites as hopelessly racist are being given out to youths at a public library in suburban Kansas City, a parent… Read More

May 9, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Missouri school allows reading of LGBT book to 2nd graders despite state law requiring parental consent

(Daily Signal) – A Missouri elementary school allowed a parent to read the transgender-promoting children’s book “I Am Jazz” to a second-grade class without first informing other parents, although state… Read More

April 28, 2023
Courts, Public Education
School librarian sues 2 New Jersey moms who criticized inappropriate books

Two New Jersey moms are being sued by a high school librarian after the parents complained about a book with what they say contains age-inappropriate material. Kristen Cobo… Read More

April 28, 2023
Library group blames book challenges on anti-LGBT prejudice, ignores porn charges

(Daily Signal) – The American Library Association released a list Monday of the 13 most “challenged” books aimed at teens during 2022, blaming anti-LGBT prejudice for… Read More

April 27, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Gender Queer tops list of most challenged books for second year in a row

(The Center Square) – The graphic novel Gender Queer by Maia Kobabe was the most challenged book of 2022, according to an annual list of the most controversial books as… Read More

April 25, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Texas House passes bill to ban sexually explicit books from school libraries

(The Center Square) – The Texas House, with 11 Democrats joining Republicans, passed a bill that seeks to ban sexually explicit books from being in public school and classroom libraries. Read More

April 24, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Virginia school district upholds parental rights on sex book after challenge by ACLU

A school district superintendent is standing firm after the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) sent him a warning letter when the district removed 14 books containing… Read More

April 21, 2023
Public Education
School libraries across the country continue to add controversial books

(The Center Square) – The Ann Arbor public school district has a book available in its pre-kindergarten library called “Introducing Teddy: a gentle story about gender and friendship.” The book… Read More

March 28, 2023
Montana bill banning obscene material receives community support despite criticism from LGBT advocates, libraries

A bill prohibiting obscene materials for children in schools and libraries had its first hearing in the Montana State Legislature last week. Rep. Bob Phalen, R-Lindsay, led the… Read More

January 23, 2023
Public Education
Graduate wages lonely battle against anti-religious, erotic book for 9th-graders in her Kansas City-area school district

Ninth graders in a Kansas City-area school district have been subjected to a book with bawdy anti-religious and erotic passages, its school board was told by a disgusted and disappointed… Read More

January 13, 2023
Public Education
ACLU sues Missouri school district over book-banning policy

(Daily Caller) – The Missouri chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing a school district for its book reviewing policy that immediately removes challenged books following any… Read More

December 9, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Cross-dressing book for pre-K students crossed the line: Kansas City school district changes book-approval system after Lion story

A school district that gave preschoolers a book on cross-dressing has changed its procedures for giving out books after news of the incident surfaced last week. Read More

December 5, 2022
Public Education
Judge rules in free speech case that school board can’t bar father from school over his criticism of books 

An Oklahoma judge has ruled that a father who challenged his child’s school board over pornographic material in the library cannot be barred from the school for his speech. Read More

November 17, 2022
Public Education
‘Keep your dirty books in the closet’: school removes multiple books following community complaints

(Daily Caller) – A Michigan school district is permanently removing some challenged books after pushback from the Muslim community, according to the Detroit News. The Dearborn School Board announced Monday… Read More

November 16, 2022
Commenting begins on proposed rules seeking to protect minors at Missouri public libraries

(The Center Square) – Missourians have 30 days beginning today to comment on a proposed rule requiring state-funded libraries to have written policies describing what materials are appropriate for minors. Read More

November 16, 2022
Public Education
Pornographic materials found at Defense Department-funded school libraries

An explosive news report claims Pentagon-supported school libraries contain dozens of books that promote radical gender ideology and explicit pornographic imagery.  Libraries in military middle schools were… Read More

October 28, 2022
Public Education
School district pulls nearly 100 books from library shelves following parent complaints

(Daily Caller) – A South Carolina school district has removed 97 books from its libraries following complaints of “adult content,” according to WSAV News. A parent of the Beaufort County… Read More

October 28, 2022