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Book censorship - Wikipedia

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Book censorship is when some authority, government or otherwise, takes measures to prevent access to a book or to part of its contents. It can be enacted at the ...

Book Censorship - 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 ...

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 & 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,  ...

10 Reasons for Banning Books, and 5 Much Better Reasons Not To ...

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Sep 18, 2014 ... Banned Books Week 2014 fast approacheth, marching to the cadence of its creed “Thou shalt not inhibit free speech.” An annual celebration of ...

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

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Schools and Censorship: Banned Books. "Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt ...

The Long History of Censorship - Beacon for Freedom of Expression

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In ancient societies, for example China, censorship was considered a legitimate instrument for regulating the moral ... The Lima Inquisition and Book Censorship.

Book Censorship - Huffington Post

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Judy Blume came to visit HuffPost Live, and shared her thoughts about censorship of books in schools. "The censors didn't come out of the woodwork.

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

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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 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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Reasons for Banning Books - Banned Books - LibGuides at Butler ...

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Sep 26, 2016 ... Each book that is banned or censored is done so for the content within the pages. There are a few common reasons that books have been ...