Barbara Ehrenreich’s Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
Chapel Hill, NC (2003): Criticized by Republican state legislators as the book chosen for the University of North Carolina summer reading program, citing a “pattern” of the university being anti-Christian. Earlier, three students had sued the university for choosing “Approaching the Qur’an: The Early Revelations,” by Michael A. Sells for the 2002 reading program. Courts later rejected the argument that the University’s reading requirement violated the U.S. Constitution.
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