Because reading is probably the safest activity for any human, regardless of age . . .
We advise locals not to get too worked up about this bit of culture war hyperbole . . .
"The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri on Monday wrote a letter to school officials urging that the books be returned, arguing that banning the books would violate students' First Amendment rights by restricting their access to ideas."
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by: AP Wire Posted: / Updated: NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. - North Kansas City School District returned two LGBTQ-themed books to high school shelves Monday following outcry. The school district said it's returning "All Boys Aren't Blue" and "Fun Home," according to a copy of a letter to families provided to The Associated Press by a spokeswoman, who said it was sent Friday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - UPDATE | TheNorth Kansas City School District will return the two LGBTQ-themed books to their shelves. ORIGINAL STORY | The American Civil Liberties Union plans to intervene after the North Kansas City School District censored some library books. The ACLU issued a warning to the district for removing LGBTQ affirming books from the libraries.
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