Ohio Board of Education

The president of the Ohio Board of Education is again under fire. This time she’s under scrutiny for ordering that a book be banned from school libraries. Debe Terhar of Green Township says Toni Morrison’s “The Bluest Eye” is pornographic. The novel is set in the 1940’s, and its main character is an african-american girl. […]

Ohio Board of Education President Debe Terhar, of Green Township, will keep her job after apologizing for an offensive Facebook post. Terhar said publicly, yesterday, that she was sorry for comparing President Obama to Adolf Hitler over gun rights. She said it was a poorly thought-out decision. Democrats on the state school board had demanded […]