"An exam board is removing a poem about a knife-carrying violent loner from its anthology for GCSE English because of fears over teenage knife crime.The AQA exam board has decided to withdraw the poem Education for Leisure written by Carol Ann Duffy.The exam board is writing to schools to advise them to destroy the copies of the anthology -- and says it will send replacements not containing this poem.The poem begins with the line: 'Today I am going to kill something. Anything.'"
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