This Straits Times "News In A Minute" video was uploaded on Thursday, 10 July 2014. http://www.straitstimes.com/news/singapore/more-singapore-stories/story/nlb-will-discard-and-pulp-three-childrens-titles-it-remo?movideo_m=910889 NLB will discard and pulp three children's titles it removed recently PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2014 4:21 PM BY PEARL LEE SINGAPORE - Three children's titles recently removed by the National Library Board (NLB) as they were deemed not "pro-family" will not be put back on the public libraries' shelves. The three titles are: And Tango Makes Three, The White Swan Express: A Story About Adoption, and Who's In My Family: All About Our Families. In a press conference held at the children's section of the Toa Payoh Public Library, Ms Jasna Dhansukhlal, assistant director of NLB's public library services, said the books will go through a "discarding process" where they will be pulped. When asked about the three other titles that The Straits Times reported today, Ms Jasna said they are currently "not in the catalogue". Book Cover of And Tango Makes Three. The National Library Board (NLB) said it will not be putting three of the removed titles back into its collection. Links:
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