11th Circuit Upholds Miami School Board’s Book Ban

By |2019-03-13T15:14:48-04:00February 18th, 2009|Blog|

A short picture book for children ages 4-8 has been getting a lot of attention recently. Vamos a Cuba by Alta Schreier and its English counterpart, A Visit to Cuba, were banned from school libraries in 2006 by the Miami-Dade School Board. The book was removed based on complaints that it painted to favorable a picture of Cuba. The ACLU [...]