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Everything’s Orwellian: School Removes Animal Farm from Curriculum

February 3, 2017
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Everything’s Orwellian: School Removes Animal Farm from Curriculum

A school district in Stonington, Connecticut, has removed George Orwell’s classic dystopia Animal Farm from the eight-grade curriculum despite the protestations of a popular longtime teacher and several parents in the district. The book was removed from the district’s list of “anchor texts,” which means it can no longer be used as a part of…

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