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Book censorship

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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 - First Amendment Site - Lehigh University

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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 ...

Censorship | Banned Books Week

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Hundreds of books have been either removed or challenged in schools and libraries in the United States every year. According to the American Library ...

Banned Books That Shaped America | Banned Books Week

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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 ...

Banned But Not Forgotten: Book Censorship In The U.S.

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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 ...

Schools and Censorship: Banned Books | People For the American ...

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An overview of attempts- some successful- to ban books in public schools. ... and the American Library Association define censorship as: "[T]he removal, ...

Book bannings on the rise in US schools, says anti-censorship group

www.theguardian.com/books/2013/dec/23/book-bannings-rise-us-censorship

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 ...

Banned Books Week: No one bans books anymore, and censorship ...

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2015/09/banned_books_week_no_one_bans_books_anymore_and_censorship_of_books_is_incredibly.html

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 ...

Banned Books and Censorship -- A Closer Look at Book Banning

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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 ...

Book Censorship and Banning of Children's Books

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Apr 19, 2016 ... Why is there book censorship and banning of children's books? Who wants to ban books and what are their reasons?

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Five Very True Tales of Book Censorship

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Sep 23, 2015 ... Every time there's a fight over removing a book from a school classroom or a library, someone asks: "Wait, people are still trying to ban books?".

Books - National Coalition Against Censorship

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Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, and ...

Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

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Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, ... Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but,  ...