Intellectual Freedom News 11/10/17

Intellectual Freedom News

November 10, 2017 – Collated by OIF Staff and News Interns

Intellectual Freedom Highlights

  • Teach the talk, don’t ban the book | OIF Blog; “Intellectual freedom advocates need to do our part to reject the sensationalization of censorship. It’s not enough to lament the restriction of a book on social media or grumble about schools’ decisions.”
  • The Right to Write: OIF Blogging Opportunities for 2018 | Intellectual Freedom Blog; “The American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) is seeking bloggers for 2018!”




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First Amendment Issues

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