In the early 50s, folks worked themselves up into a real dither searching for Bolsheviks here, there, wherever they may be hiding. There was a commie round every corner; any person you met might be a secret pinko, hoping to lead… 428 more words
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Well book friends, it’s happened again–and not in Kansas I might add–someone has proposed the banning of a book!
Just this afternoon I was directed to an article published by Jezebel which details the situation that took place in Knoxville, Tennessee. 709 more words
I have a couple of days off from the bookstore, so instead of making observations about bibliophiles, I’m making observations about books.
WHEN EVERYTHING FEELS LIKE THE MOVIES is inspired by the true story of an openly gay teenager in California who was shot to death in 2008 by a classmate he’d asked to a Valentine dance. 689 more words