Did you know a drone can provide wireless internet?! And don’t forget to check out the new Choose Privacy Week website and graphics!
Monday is the unveiling of the Top Ten Challenged Books of 2016!
Action for the repeal of the FCC privacy rules, save federal funding for libraries, and the removal of The Kite Runner in Arizona.
On March 21, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (NC) chose to voluntarily pull Jacob’s New Dress from a lesson on anti-bullying because Republican legislators in the state’s General Assembly were up in arms … Why this abrupt decision and interest by the General Assembly? It’s a simple answer: HB2.
Howard Zinn’s “A People’s History of the United States,” “Eleanor and Park,” and Net Neutrality
Article 19 of the [Universal Declaration of Human Rights] states: Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.
A first: Request for a library to delete their tweets. Sensitivity readers to flag potentially offensive content. And, anti-protest bills hit Arizona.
New Privacy Checklists, Webinar on Libraries in the Jim Crow South, A Bad Boy Can Be Good For a Girl by Tanya Lee Stone, and a defiled prayer rug in Michigan.
In October, a parent in Issaquah, WA objected at the district school board meeting to the inclusion of ‘Mangaman’ in the high school library.
Alongside your personal resolutions for 2017, consider making several professional goals related to intellectual freedom.