Statement from The Duluth Branch of the NAACP Regarding ISD709’s Decision to Remove the Books “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from Its Curriculum

Statement from The Duluth Branch of the NAACP Regarding ISD709’s Decision to Remove the Books “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from Its Curriculum

We formally state that the Duluth NAACP did not request the school district to remove two books ("Huckleberry Finn" and "To Kill a Mockingbird") from its curriculum due to the books' use of racial slurs; although many representatives from the African Heritage...