Update: TAC No Longer Practices No-Nudity Policy July 12, 2007 In response to our concern we received a letter from the Tennessee State Attorney General’s office stating the nudity and “suggestiveness” of the piece was not the reason for the removal of the work. While the facts of the case are still under dispute and […]
Archives for May 2007
Contradicting widely advertised claims of an “uncensored” broadcast, XM Satellite Radio has suspended “shock jock” duo Opie and Anthony for 30 days.
We write to express concerns about the recent removal of the book The Bermudez Triangle by Maureen Johnson from circulation in the Bartlesville Mid-High school library. We understand that the book was removed following parent Angela Rader’s objection to homosexual themes and descriptions of underage drinking in the book.
The father of two teenage boys wants $20,000 from his city after his sons found a book on lesbian sex on a public library bookshelf. Earl Adams of Bentonville, Ark., is also requesting that the library director be fired, ac cording to KOCO TV in Oklahoma City. The boys, ages 14 and 16, were searching […]
Bob McCaslin, Mayor City Hall Building 117 West Central Bentonville, AR 72712 Cindy Suter, Library Director Members of the Library Advisory Board 405 S. Main Street Bentonville, AR 72712 May 1, 2007 Dear Mayor McCaslin, Ms. Suter, and Members of the Library Advisory Board: We write to express our concern about the recent removal […]