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Mexican American Studies Books

For Tucson, Latino Authors Aren't 'Culturally Relevant'

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 08.29.2013 | Latino Voices

An Arizona city that drew national headlines when it banned a controversial Mexican American Studies curriculum and pulled seven of its books from cla...

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State Legislator Wants Mexican-American Studies Books Out Of Public Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Roque Planas | Posted 03.13.2013 | Latino Voices

A New Mexico state representative wants to keep Hispanic history books out of public schools, following in the footsteps of some of her conservati...

Lawsuit Against Mexican American Studies Teachers Settled

Arizona Daily Star | Alexis Huicochea | Posted 02.15.2013 | Latino Voices

A lawsuit filed against TUSD by an ex-teacher who spoke out against Mexican American Studies has been dismissed, with both sides agreeing to pay their...

LOOK: The 7 Books Banned From Tucson Classrooms

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 10.24.2012 | Latino Voices

It’s Banned Books Week -- which is a great time to remember that Tucson Unified School District in Arizona still won’t allow seven books into ...