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The Guardian: Italian authors ask Venice to ban their books after gay children's stories pulled

 

After picture books about same-sex families are pulled from city’s schools, 267 writers ask for their work to be taken off shelves.

 

The text of the letter and the names of all signatories can be found here: http://www.traparentesi.eu/

 

 

Source: http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jul/16/italian-authors-venice-mayor-ban-books-children-same-sex-family?CMP=fb_culture-gdnculture