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Taking A Stand: An Ohio English Teacher Has Removed All the N-Words From Huckleberry Finn And Put Them Into Mary Shelleys Frankenstein

In recent years, Mark Twain’s celebrated novel The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn has become pretty infamous for its characters’ frequent use of the N-word as they converse with one another in the 19th-century American South. While this has occasionally caused controversy when the book was taught in classrooms, one incredible woman might have just solved the problem once and for all: An English teacher in Ohio has removed all the N-words from Huckleberry Finn and put them into Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.Amazing. This badass teacher really knows how to get things…

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