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Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FTRF Names Kate Davis as Conable Scholarship Recipient »
The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) has selected Kate Davis as the recipient of the 2017 Gordon M. Conable Conference Sc...
Friday, May 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do They Still Teach That? Ethics in LIS Curricula »
Webinar by ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom Martin Garner, Presenter As a degree, the master of library...
Monday, April 24, 2017
Celebrate the Freedom to Read with a Grant from the Freedom to Read Foundation »
Free people read freely! Would you like to create an exciting program, host a community conversation, or create an excitin...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Freedom to Read Foundation Offers 2017 Banned Books Week Grants »
Applications are open for the Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) Banned Books Week Grants, offered through the Judith F. Kr...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FTRF Offers Scholarships to Advance IF Education and Leadership »
Applications are now open for the 2017 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship, sponsored by the Freedom to Read Foundati...

Organizational News
Friday, May 5, 2017
Six Elected to Freedom to Read Foundation Board »
Six people were elected to terms on the Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) Board of Trustees in the annual FTRF election he...
Thursday, January 26, 2017
OIF Condemns Government Agency Censorship »
By: James LaRue The American Library Association (ALA) has as one of its officially stated goals that it is the leading...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Seven elected to Freedom to Read Foundation Board »
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Seven people were elected to terms on the Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) Board of Trust...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
James LaRue to head ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom and the Freedom to Read Foundation »
The American Library Association (ALA) welcomes James LaRue, Director, ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom, and Executive...
Monday, November 23, 2015
Nominations open for 2016 trustee elections »
CHICAGO— Nominations are now open for the April 2016 Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) Board of Trustee elections. Five p...

Litigation
Tuesday, July 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issues decision in lawsuit challenging Arizona’s Ethnic Studies ban »
PRESS RELEASE: CHICAGO — On July 7, 2015, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its opinion in in Arce v. Douglas...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FTRF, ALA file amicus brief in US Supreme Court case on ability to bring First Amendment challenges »
Contact: Barbara M. Jones Executive Director, Freedom to Read Foundation Director, American Library Association Office fo...
Tuesday, November 26, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freedom to Read Foundation files brief in lawsuit challenging Arizona’s Ethnic Studies ban »
November 26, 2013 Contact Barbara M. Jones Executive Director bjones@ala.org (312) 280-4222 The Freedom to Read Fou...
Wednesday, July 20, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freedom to Read Foundation welcomes ruling to overturn ban on selling video games to minors »
CHICAGO - The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) today welcomed the U.S.Supreme Court's recent 7-2 decision...

Other News
Tuesday, March 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Knox named WISE Instructor of the Year »
GSLIS Assistant Professor Emily Knox has been named a 2015 Instructor of the Year by the Web-based Information Science Ed...
Tuesday, August 9, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freedom to Read Foundation supports Spectrum Presidential Initiative »
CHICAGO - The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) has announced its support of the Spectrum Scholarship Program through...

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