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Never stop talking like a pirate

Today, September 19, is Talk Like a Pirate Day. But I have no need to do anything special for it. “Why not?”, you might ask, to which I reply, “I am already a pirate, and so are you.” 247 more words

Iron Prison

Banned Books and Censorship

September 21-27, 2014 is Banned Books Week, a time when libraries around the world celebrate the freedom for anyone, anywhere, to read what they want. 161 more words

Faculty

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Writing An Editorial Piece About Censorship...

…I got censored.

Next week marks the start of Banned Books Week, and my first assignment as a new member to the Rhode Island Library Association’s Communications Committee was to write an article about graphic novels, since that’s the American Library Association’s particular focus this year. 1,059 more words

Pipeline Safety Story Censored

Alabama Censorship over Local Newspaper
By Nicolas Walker

A state court judge in Alabama prevented the Montgomery Advertiser from publishing a story about Alabama Gas Corp.’s utility plan for gas line safety. 379 more words

Oil & Gas Industry

On Vulnerability and the 'Fully Lit Soul'

“One of the most calming and powerful actions you can do to intervene in a stormy world is to stand up and show your soul. Struggling souls catch light from other souls who are fully lit and willing to show it.”

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UPDATED: Kremlin denies mulling Russian separation from global internet in 'emergencies'

The Kremlin is not considering ways to cut the Russian internet off from the global internet, according to Dmitry Peskov, President Putin’s press secretary, as quoted by… 318 more words

[VIDEO] Ayaan Hirsi Ali Speaks at Yale

Womens-rights activist and Islamic critic Ayaan Hirsi Ali spoke at Yale University earlier this week, at the invitation of the university’s William F. Buckley Jr. Program for an event titled “ 15 more words

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