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List of books banned by governments - Wikipedia

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Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which are prohibited by law or to which free access is not permitted by other means.

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 ...

Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

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The American Library Association promotes the freedom to choose or the freedom to express one's opinions even if that opinion might be considered ...

Why Are Books Banned? | TIME For Kids

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Sep 30, 2016 ... Each year the American Library Association (ALA) holds Banned Books Week to educate people about these issues. It aims to increase ...

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 ...

Here Are the Top 10 Reasons Books Get Banned | TIME

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Oct 2, 2015 ... Check out any list of the most frequently banned books and you're likely to mistake it for a list of the most respected novels in literary history: ...

Banned Books That Shaped America | Banned Books Week

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The Library of Congress created an exhibit, "Books that Shaped America," that ... The first ban of Mark Twain's American classic in Concord, MA in 1885 called it ...

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 ...

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 Books - Infoplease

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Find out which books have been banned and why. Banned books range from Harriet the Spy to The Catcher in the Rye.