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Updates on the RWA (Romance of America) Meltdown

From accusations to resignations, it’s a bit of a mess. “RWA itself acknowledged in a public statement last week that the organization was at a turning point and that we have lost the trust of our membership and the romance community.”  Read More at The Guardian article published 12/31/19 below.

Trade group representing 10,000 writers decided to punish author Courtney Milan, prompting a reversal, fierce debate and resignations

Source: A romance novelist spoke out about racism. An uproar ensued

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Romance Writers Drama: Courtney Milan’s Suspension Rescinded, 8 Board Members Resign

Drama in romance writers land. . .

Chinese-American romance writer Milan had been suspended earlier this month for criticizing other novels as being racist.

Source: Romance Writers Drama: Courtney Milan’s Suspension Rescinded, 8 Board Members Resign

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Romance Writers of America Suspends Novelist Courtney Milan for Calling Rival’s Work ‘Racist Mess’

UPDATE: Read the link to the article regarding the rescinding of the decision and resignation of board members.

Source: Romance Writers of America Suspends Novelist Courtney Milan for Calling Rival’s Work ‘Racist Mess’