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Obama Writes Letter Praising Librarians Who Push LGBT Content On Kids

Posted on AllSides July 17th, 2023
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Former President Barack Obama in a Monday letter praised librarians who push LGBT-themed books on kids, without mentioning the sexually explicit content contained therein.

Obama criticized “book bans” across American school libraries, which have resulted from parents complaining of their children being exposed to sexually explicit content. The former president claimed many books which “shaped his life” are being banned in order to target LGBTQ, indigenous people and racial minorities.

“Today, some of the books that shaped my life—and the lives of so many others—are being challenged by people who...

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