Board takes book off St. Paul high shelves
Statesman Journal (Salem)
If beale street could talk by James Baldwin
Jerry Smith, Judy Brown, Charles Geis
The St. Paul School Board voted to remove "If Beale Street Could Talk" from the high school library shelves instead of following the committee’s recommendation to restrict access. Comments by educators in the region are included. Reasons and objections to the ruling are covered.
sexually explicit, sexual violence, blasphemy, racial slurs, obscene language