Tagged:All posts tagged: literacy

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Critics Weigh In On A Higher Loyalty

Also in the news: A fresh report on American's reading habits, and a roundup of Irish women who write crime novels. It's your Daily Blunt!


Dolly Parton Foundation Donates 100 Millionth Book

Also in the news: China bans the letter "N," and Ta-Nehisi Coates gets into the mind of a quintessentially American hero. It's your Daily Blunt!


California Sued Over Child Literacy Rates

Also in the news: A brand new storytelling game, and historical facts about the heroine of "Island of the Blue Dolphins." Welcome to the Daily Blunt!


Oscar Wilde’s Role in the Reform That Put Women in Trousers

Women in pants? Who first argued for such a thing?! Unsurprisingly Oscar Wilde was an advocate. This and more in today's Daily Blunt!


Fans Freak Over Dark Tower Run Time; All Killer, No Filler Says King

The 95-minute run time of 'The Dark Tower' is causing some fans concern. This, Kevin Spacey as Gore Vidal, and more in today's Daily Blunt.


There’s a Reason Demagogues Despise Books

Michelle Kuo recounts the experience of reading with an inmate and friend in an Arkansas County Jail and the connections to the need for literacy.