Book censorship is the removal of a book from the shelf of a library. It can be
enacted at the national or subnational level, and can carry legal penalties. Books
Book censorship is no stranger to the U.S., a place where free speech is
considered to be very strong. Books are challenged or censored in cities and
towns all ...
Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different
reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita,
Rather than ban the book about book-banning outright, Venado Middle school in
Irvine, CA utilized an expurgated version of the text in which all the “hells” and ...
Dec 23, 2013 ... An anti-censorship group in America has reported a flurry of attempted book
bannings in the last quarter of the year and has said there are ...
Dec 8, 2015 ... List of commonly banned books and reasons for censorship. ... of the top ten
reasons of why books are most commonly banned or censored.
Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, ...
Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but,
Apr 19, 2016 ... Why is there book censorship and banning of children's books? Who wants to
ban books and what are their reasons?
Sep 28, 2015 ... The latest story about censorship in America began when a Knoxville,
Tennessee, woman named Jackie Sims found out that her 15-year-old ...
Sep 13, 2002 ... Book-banning in school libraries is only the latest battleground in a centuries-old
war over the censorship of ideas. Secular and religious ...