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Don’t Read Gay: College Funding On the Chopping Block Over Gay Memoir

The College of Charleston in South Carolina is facing a $52,000 budget cut due to its assignment of the memoir Fun Home as part of the College Reads! program. The memoir, written by Alison Bechdel, depicts her life growing up … Continue reading

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Utah School District Takes a Don’t See Gay Approach

The school board of Davis County, Utah recently banned the book In Our Mother’s House by Patricia Polacco; the story of a family headed by two moms. The ban entailed pulling the book from public library shelves and making it … Continue reading

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Big Government Bookworms Missed Banning These ‘Gay’ Books

In the past two weeks, there have been two reports of books with content reflective of same-sex families being banned. The first was Todd Parr’s The Family Book, which includes text that states some families have two moms and two … Continue reading

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