The posters were deemed to break the school’s policy that forbids classroom materials that attempt to sway the political opinions of students.
Archives for February 2017
Alice Walker’s The Color Purple, Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye, Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner, J.D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye, and Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian were flagged for “explicit, graphic” content.
The Huffington Post, 2/22/2017
Associated Press, 2/20/2017
A formal complaint was lodged by a local parent who was offended by the presence of profanity in the book, which includes passages that reference sexual assault.