Our Diverse Books Are Under Attack!

Our Diverse Books Are Under Attack!

Image by The COM Library on Flickr By Mikhail Razzak, age 13 and IndyKids staff The number of book challenges in the United States rose from 156 in all of 2020 to 330 in just the fall of 2021, according to a new American Library Association report. Since January 2021,...
Pentagon Makes Moves to Prevent Extremism Within the Military

Pentagon Makes Moves to Prevent Extremism Within the Military

Photo courtesy of James Townsend, Jan. 6 Insurrection The Pentagon is now enforcing new rules targeting far-right extremism and white supremacy within the U.S. military following the Jan. 6 insurrection. NPR analysis found that nearly one out of every five rioters...