Several Black parents refuse to allow their children to do the assignment. They say it teaches them to defend hate.


The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and To Kill a Mockingbird have been snatched from bookshelves as a Virginia school district decides whether or not to permanently ban the books.

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Nelle Harper Lee, the author of the Pulitzer Prize winning book 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' has died at the age of 89.


Harper Lee, 87, author of the literary classic, “To Kill A Mockingbird,” is battling financial exploitation and elder abuse at the hands of her former…