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The power of banned books

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There is a power to banned books no politician can take away. Washington Post contributing columnist Kate Cohen joins host Krys Boyd to discuss why naming books as illicit increases demand, and why that means the written word still resonates with today’s youth. Her piece is headlined “The furor over ‘inappropriate’ books in schools is frightening. But there’s a thrilling subtext.