Pen America's 2022 article is a comprehensive source of information about the dramatic increase in book bans and challenges throughout the U.S.
How activists are skirting book bans with guerilla giveaways and pop up bookstores.
In March, 2023, author and activist Sim Kern launched the TransRightsReadathon to bring focus to trans-centered books. 2600 creators participated and over $250k was raised for trans-focused charities and foundations. This blog full of screencaptured Tweets shows how they organized it.
After a book was challenged in my own kids' school district, I wrote a blog post and newsletter about book bans and my feelings about why they're so dangerous.
The ALA posted a list of ways people can oppose book challenges and bans, both through activism and the law.
Banned Book Week is in October each year and the Banned Book Week website has lots of resources for combatting book bans and highlighting the ones that already have been.