U.S. House Republicans target ‘explicit’ books in school libraries
Democrats criticized the hearing as leaning into culture war topics to attack public education, and said that those tactics resulted in book bans. Republicans argued that books were not being banned because those that are removed at public schools can be bought elsewhere.
‘This is about censorship’: Lawmakers, experts debate the impact and consequences of book bans
“This is not about parental rights,” Friel said. “This is about censorship. It's about marginalizing people. It's about marginalizing communities. It's about marginalizing ideas. And I've said this many times, parents absolutely have the right to determine what is appropriate for their child. They just do not have the right to determine it for everyone else's.”
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis brings his presidential pitch to Philadelphia
The Republican presidential candidate spoke at the Moms for Liberty summit on Friday morning.
As Moms for Liberty comes to Philly, tensions run high
The self-described parental rights organization is holding its annual conference in the Cradle of Liberty this weekend.
Pa. LGBTQ groups mobilize against Moms For Liberty gathering in Philly
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a 2024 GOP presidential candidate, is expected to address the group.
This year, local school board elections matter more than ever | Lloyd E. Sheaffer
Political agendas, not the well-being of pupils, are driving aspirants endeavoring to lead local school districts.
Parents, educators in Pa. and beyond organize against Moms for Liberty
'My goal is to ensure that people in the LGBTQIA and BIPOC communities feel safe, respected, and valued,' educator Ariel Franchak said
‘Parental rights’ advocates don’t really trust parents | Kathie Obradovich
The only ones getting protection are the powerful interest groups that the politicians can trust to get them reelected.
Meet Moms for Liberty, the group leading LGBTQ book bans in Pa. schools
At least 27 Pa. counties in have active chapters of the group, which was founded in Florida in 2021.