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The fight over the obscenity of trying to remove Toni Morrison’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “Beloved” from a school library.
TO WIN IN 2022, DEMOCRATS MUST BE LASER FOCUSEDPETER ROSENSTEINNOVEMBER 17, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The attacks come on the heels of an increase in incidents in which passengers have shouted obscenities, pushed and shoved flight attendants, harassed other passengers or even attempted to open the cockpit door.
FLIGHT ATTENDANT SUFFERS BROKEN BONES IN ‘ONE OF THE WORST DISPLAYS OF UNRULY BEHAVIOR’ IN THE SKIESLORI ARATANIOCTOBER 28, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Other video showed a Border Patrol agent on a horse shouting an obscenity as he tried to clear a child away.
WHY ARE THERE THOUSANDS OF HAITIAN MIGRANTS AT THE TEXAS BORDER?AMBER PHILLIPSSEPTEMBER 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On an Allegiant Air flight in August, a passenger hit a flight attendant, yelled obscenities at him and grabbed his phone as he described a mask-related dispute to the captain, according to the FAA.
SNEEZED ON, CUSSED AT, IGNORED: AIRLINE WORKERS BATTLE MASK RESISTANCE WITH SCANT GOVERNMENT BACKUPMICHAEL LARISJANUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They rebelled at the immorality of his conduct and the obscenity of his writings; and he resolved that they should accept both.
LADY BYRON VINDICATEDHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
The charge was "obscenity," and they had been arrested at the instance of Anthony Comstock.
MY LIFE IN MANY STATES AND IN FOREIGN LANDSGEORGE FRANCIS TRAIN
Another feature in common is the rank realism and open obscenity which marked the humours of both species.
THE MEMOIRS OF COUNT CARLO GOZZI; VOLUME THE FIRSTCOUNT CARLO GOZZI
That means losing ground at an increasing rate to the obscenity crawling over our planet.
GREYLORNJOHN KEITH LAUMER
Aaron Stoltzfoos dropped the lantern to his side, amazed that the dignified old man could be guilty of such an obscenity.
BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
The obscenity of some of his writings was such that his name has become proverbial for licentiousness.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 2VARIOUS
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