Posted on 03/29/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The author of the Captain Underpants children’s series has apologized for the “harmful racial stereotypes and passively racist imagery” in...

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Posted on 03/11/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What once sounded like a dream job is turning into a cursed one. The translator originally chosen to bring Amanda...

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Posted on 03/09/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As current scandals are wont to do, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s travails are stirring up interest in his past....

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Tagged As: Memoir, Politics, Scandal

Posted on 02/25/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One daughter of a famous author is accusing her late father of “sadistic abuse” — a claim the rest of...

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Posted on 02/19/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s a table-turning story of library books being destroyed: this time, it was a staffer, not a patron, who did...

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Posted on 02/12/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Utah school district has suspended its Diversity Equity Council and a book-bundle program that the council oversaw … over...

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Posted on 02/11/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Department of Justice has dropped a lawsuit against the author of a tell-all memoir about Melania Trump. The Huffington...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, Memoir, Politics, Scandal

Posted on 02/08/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Naomi Wolf may not have been thinking about the reaction to her book Outrages when she chose its title. By...

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Posted on 02/05/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Poetry Foundation is in the public eye for not-so-good reasons once again. Last year, the president and board chair...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 01/08/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The British Royal Mint, already under fire for the imagery it chose for an HG Wells commemorative coin, has a...

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