Knoxville comic book store giving students free copies of Maus, award-winning Holocaust book

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Knoxville comic book store announced Thursday that it will give away free copies of Maus for students who want to learn more about the Holocaust.

The book was banned from McMinn County schools after leaders said it contained too much strong language and graphic depictions of the Holocaust.

Around 6 million Jewish people died between the 1930s and the early 1940s as the Nazi regime systematically arrested and cruelly killed them.


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