LGBTQ community, people of color in the crosshairs of banned book movement

In the last nine months, hundreds of books across dozens of states have been removed from schools and libraries

By: - April 15, 2022 3:32 pm

Conservative groups have led a nationwide effort to remove books from schools and libraries. Photo by Kennedy Library | Flickr/CC BY-NC 2.0

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.