A group identified as the Christian Civil Liberities Union has filed a suit in West Bend, WI seeking "the right to publicly burn or destroy by another means the library’s copy of Baby Be-Bop." Seems four elderly readers "claim their mental and emotional well-being was damaged by this book at the library,” which tells the story of a young teen coping with his homosexuality and suffering an attack of a homophobic gang.
That's right, even as the people of Iran march for freedom we have folks that literally want to burn books.
And in order to have suffered didn't they have to read the book?
Notes From The Last Day Before School - "Libraries are the greatest buildings on earth...I want to learn about Plato." "I have some good Play-doh recipes." "Plato. The philosopher."...
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