Friday, May 13, 2022

Librarians push back against book-banning

"Book bans are about limiting kids' freedom to read and teachers' freedom to teach" (from

Tuesday, May 10, 2022


Dolly Parton’s library to give books to refugee children

Singer’s global initiative to offer a book each month to 200 refugee children in London until they turn five

Monday, May 9, 2022

The Journalistic Pitfalls of the Trump Era

The authors of a new book discuss how political reporting functioned during a period of upheaval, how quickly journalists should share scoops with the public, and what Mitch McConnell managed to extract from Donald Trump. (from ‘The New Yorker’):

Sunday, May 8, 2022

A Leak That Slowed, but Did Not Stop, the Presses

Here’s how the Times report on the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade came together — and made it into print.