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East York restricts war series in schools
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Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Author: Andrew Duffy TORONTO STAR
Date: Sep 11, 1993
Start Page: A.4
Section: NEWS
Abstract (Document Summary)

The East York Board of Education, concerned about the accuracy of the CBC's controversial war series The Valour and The Horror, has banned it from use in most classrooms.

East York is the only Metro school board that has taken a public stand on the suitability of The Valour and The Horror for classroom use. Other school boards are now reviewing it.

Board chairperson Ken Maxted said he doesn't want students to accept the documentary "holus-bolus."

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