Is John Steinbeck’s classic Of Mice and Men too controversial for a classroom of ninth graders? That’s what some in an Idaho town are saying.
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Protesters demand that a controversial poet be removed from a committee at an academic conference. And the writers’ group organizing the conference promptly complies.
A benefit event for the NCAC is abruptly called off after the theater hosting the show deemed some of the content offensive– especially Neil LaBute’s “Mohammed Gets A Boner.”
A play about penguins was a hit at an anti-censorship conference. Days later, it was canceled at a nearby school.
Don’t you hate it when one person ruins it for the rest of us? Teachers of Asheville, your school district has your back. So do we.