Why was The Freedom Writers Diary banned?

Asked by Ava Owen

An Indiana teacher who used a much lauded bestseller, The Freedom Writers Diary, to try to inspire under-performing high-school students has been suspended from her job without pay for 18 months. Teachers’ union officials say that a single board member objected to swearing in the book.

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