Mark Twain book dropped by educators
The Oregon Statesman (Salem)
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
Board of Education (no other specifics given)
It was dropped from a list of approved textbooks by the Board of Education.
The Board of Education announced it would drop "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" from its approved textbook list. One publisher was told that this move was made because of racial slurs in the book. A spokesperson stated that it was dropped from the list because it was not a textbook.
Mark Twain, Board of Education, racial slurs, cultural, racism