Sherlock Holmes book removed from school reading list for being anti-Mormon

Washington Post – “Here’s a relatively new one in the annals of book challenges: A Virginia school district has removed from the required sixth grade reading list at one middle school a Sherlock Holmes book because a Mormon parent complained about the way it portrayed Mormons. Josh Davis, chief operating officer for the Albemarle County Public Schools said the school board decided a few days ago to honor the request of a group of parents, “one in particular of the Mormon faith,” who complained earlier in the year.

One Response to “Sherlock Holmes book removed from school reading list for being anti-Mormon”

  1. Lisa
    August 17, 2011 at 10:52 am #

    I can’t even.

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