arizona http://kalw.org en Will Durst: It's not the hate, it's the stupidity http://kalw.org/post/will-durst-its-not-hate-its-stupidity <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Note: Will&nbsp;Durst&nbsp;is a comedian and you may find some of his material offensive, or worse, not funny. His views do not necessarily reflect those of&nbsp;KALW.</em></p><p>Hey guys,</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:51:12 +0000 Will Durst 40431 at http://kalw.org Will Durst: It's not the hate, it's the stupidity Today on Your Call: Who decides what kids can read in school? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-decides-what-kids-can-read-school <p>On today&#39;s Your Call we&rsquo;ll talk about how schools decide what students can read in their libraries and classrooms and what happens when books are prohibited.&nbsp; In Arizona, the Tucson Unified School District recently banned a long list of books in the Mexican American Studies program from their schools including Howard Zinn&rsquo;s People&rsquo;s History of the United States.&nbsp; So what are the criteria for school reading?&nbsp; And who should make these decisions?&nbsp; And how does this affect freedom in public education?&nbsp; Join us at 10 or email <a href="mailto:feedba Thu, 09 Feb 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 5596 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who decides what kids can read in school?