Book bans have persisted throughout history, with poetry collections among the most frequently challenged titles. From Sappho to Allen Ginsberg, poets who realistically depict queerness, sexuality, grief, violence, and other urgent issues and experiences have faced backlash and censorship.  Though banning

Viewers have been eagerly awaiting Lin Manuel Miranda’s live action The Little Mermaid, starring Halle Bailey as Ariel and Melissa McCarthy as Ursula, for more than a year. Now, it’s here, driving both large audiences and significant dialogue. The re-envisioned