Tag: Banned Books Week

These books are banned?Oooh! Let’s read them!!

Pushy: One of the curious things about the effects of censorship is to convey upon the item of prohibition an aura of irresistibility. Fortunately, as an adult, I have the ability to decide for myself what I will read and what I won’t. I live in a city with an amazing library, have free access […]

Posted 2 October, 2010 by Danny in / 0 Comments

Censorship…doing it old style

I started seeing the “Speak Loudly” twibbon earlier today. I wasn’t really paying much attention to it until I realized that this #SpeakLoudly trend was about banning books. Then I had to find out more, because, as a fan of books (and freedom for that matter), I kind of get cheesed off when people go […]

Posted 20 September, 2010 by Danny in / 7 Comments