Net Neutrality, The Hate U Give, and P is for Palestine
Do you like having equitable and open access to whatever you want to view online? Call your congressperson. Email. Write. Send a smoke signal. Let them know you support the free exchange of ideas and information. Let them know that you support intellectual freedom. Let them know that you support net neutrality.
Repeal of net-neutrality, The Hate U Give banned in the Katy ISD (TX), Books banned at Mississippi prisons
OIF posted a letter to Conejo Valley Unified School District about their opt-out policy.
Permission slips for To Kill a Mockingbird in Biloxi, When can private entities censor speech? Securing Patron Privacy, an upcoming ALCTS webinar
New Issue of the Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy;
Oakland Public Library takes action against Islamophobia;
Overdue fees: Barriers to access in school libraries
The Handmaid’s Tale, 1984, Bluest Eye, and This Day in June.
Immigrant’s Rights Workshop.
Banned Books Week displays and social media removed because some are offended.
I Am Jazz, This Day in June and The Liberation of Gabriel King
Charlottesville, Hate Speech, LGBT Library Displays and The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Approved in Conejo Valley
51 days until Banned Books Week! New Media Literacy Initiative. And a joint statement on libraries and equity, diversity and inclusion.