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New ACLU of Texas Report Reveals Fewer Banned Books

New ACLU of Texas Report Reveals Fewer Banned Books

By Dotty Griffith, ACLU of Texas at 1:19pm

If there’s one thing harder to put down than a good book, it’s a good book that’s been banned by those who would tell others what they should and shouldn’t read.

That Dangerous Dictionary…and Other Books Too Risqué for Texas Students

That Dangerous Dictionary…and Other Books Too Risqué for Texas Students

By Dotty Griffith, ACLU of Texas at 2:41pm

September 24-October 1 is Banned Books Week, and ACLU staff and volunteers are posting their thoughts about the freedom to read throughout the week. Celebrate your First Amendment rights by attending one of the ACLU's Banned Books events or just…

Investigating Detention Conditions in Texas: Spreading Know Your Rights Information in the Lower Rio Grande Valley

By Dotty Griffith, ACLU of Texas at 9:28am

A diverse coalition of immigrant rights and civil liberties groups met with officials of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) earlier this week as the human rights investigators began their fact-finding visits to immigration detention…

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