Banned Books Week is coming!!
Check out this website! Lots of cool stuff to read and think about.
I’m putting together a blog post for our store blog. In the process of refreshing my knowledge of tactics and examples where book banning has been exposed for the misguided action that it is, I ran across your link to “report book censorship.” 938 more words
Every year, hundreds of works from authors ranging from Dr. Suess to Ernest Hemingway are challenged or banned from schools and libraries around the nation. The POP Project believes that everybody deserves a good book, and that the freedom to read and access to books are paramount to a healthy community. 419 more words
Reasons for Banning: Sex, Alcohol (used in an entirely negative light, I might add; I don’t get the reasoning), Violence, Death, Religion (Again, negative light, but there I can at least see the logic.) 817 more words