Is To Kill a Mockingbird banned in schools?

The iconic novel “To Kill A Mockingbird” is among five books on race that have been temporarily removed from the required reading list in the Burbank Unified School District after complaints from parents. BURBANK, Calif. Among many issues, several of the books include the “N” word.

Where is To Kill a Mockingbird banned?

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Harper Lee and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain are two books that have been banned from the syllabuses in Minnesota schools since 2018.

Who is Atticus defending in To Kill a Mockingbird?

Tom Robinson

Why does Miss Maudie say it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird?

‘Your father’s right,’ she said. ‘Mockingbirds don’t do one thing but make music for us to enjoy…but sing their hearts out for us. That’s why it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.”

Why did Atticus Finch take the case?

12) Why does Atticus take Tom Robinson’s case knowing that he’ll lose? Atticus accepts the case out of personal integrity and a firm belief that the racist ways of the deep South will slowly but surely change over time. After the trial is over, Atticus feels discouraged by the outcome, but he is not beaten by it.