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 ...
Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different
reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita,
Hundreds of books have been either removed or challenged in schools and
libraries in the United States every year. According to the American Library ...
Shortly after its publication the U.S. Post Office, which purpose was in part to
monitor and censor distribution of media and texts, declared the book
Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, ...
Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but,
Schools and Censorship: Banned Books. "Fear of serious injury alone cannot
justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt ...
Dec 28, 2014 ... Many TV networks have (had) what called a broadcast standards department. ...
Is censoring of books and movies good or bad? Do books have ...
The Lima Inquisition and Book Censorship. The Catholic Church controlled all
universities, such as the famous Sorbonne, and also controlled all publications.
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 ...