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Tuesday, July 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freedom to Read Foundation Celebrates Collaboration with San Jose State University School »
The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) is excited to announce an educational collaboration with the San Jose State Universi...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
FTRF Announces the 2017 Banned Books Week Grant Recipients »
The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) awarded seven grants to nonprofit institutions in support of 2017 Banned Books Week...
Monday, June 12, 2017
FTRF Announces 2017 Roll of Honor Awards »
Joan Bertin, executive director of the National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) and ALA members and spouses Robert (Bo...
Monday, June 5, 2017
FTRF Awards Scholarships For Intellectual Freedom Course »
  The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) awarded scholarships to four library and information science...
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...

Organizational News
Tuesday, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freedom to Read Foundation Announces 2018 Roll of Honor Awards »
The Freedom to Read Foundation Roll of Honor Committee is excited to announce Doug Archer and Barbara Jones as the rec...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Five Elected to the Freedom to Read Foundation Board »
  Chicago, IL May 10, 2018     Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) trustees and staff...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
FTRF selected as Capricon 38 Charity »
Capricon 38 has announced their support of the work of the Freedom to Read Foundation as this year’s charity....
Friday, June 23, 2017
Robert P. Holley Fund Supports Litigation and Student Memberships »
The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) is excited to announce a new fund that will finance litigation efforts and student m...
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...

Litigation
Monday, June 26, 2017
FTRF Celebrates 20 Years of Free Online Speech »
On this day 20 years ago, the United States Supreme Court issued a landmark opinion striking down the Communications Decen...
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
Monday, March 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
“Alabama Story,” Ripe With American Themes, Gets Washington, DC Premiere March 22-April 15 »
A true story of censorship and Civil Rights will leap from the pages of history and into its Washington, DC premiere in&nb...
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...