NJ Spotlight News

Award for NJ school librarian who fought ban on LGBTQ books

Clip: 08/12/2022 | 3m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

Martha Hickson, a school librarian at North Hunterdon Regional High School in Annandale, resisted when a ban was attempted on five LGBTQ books last September. Hickson's refusal to ban the books earned her the American Library Association’s Lemony Snicket Prize for Noble Librarians Faced with Adversity.

Aired: 08/12/22

Rating: NR

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