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 ...
Hundreds of books have been either removed or challenged in schools and
libraries in the United States every year. According to the American Library ...
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 ...
Jun 28, 2014 ... Banned But Not Forgotten: Book Censorship In The U.S.. From best-sellers to sex
surveys, the U.S. has a history of keeping controversial texts ...
An overview of attempts- some successful- to ban books in public schools. ... and
the American Library Association define censorship as: "[T]he removal, ...
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 ...
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 ...
Every year, books in the U.S. and around the world are challenged. Some of the
challenged books are banned, some aren't. The punishment for ignoring these ...
Apr 19, 2016 ... Why is there book censorship and banning of children's books? Who wants to
ban books and what are their reasons?