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 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 ...
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 ...
Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, ...
Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but,
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. "Fear of serious injury alone cannot
justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt ...
In ancient societies, for example China, censorship was considered a legitimate
instrument for regulating the moral ... The Lima Inquisition and Book Censorship.
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.
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 ...
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 ...