Tag Archives: bannedbooks

not just challenged, but actual banned books – a web resource

This site deals with book censorship attempts which actually resulted in some action, even if it was later reversed. Freedom of speech is for everyone, and includes the freedom to say “I don’t think this belongs in the library,” just … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week 2011, a web content rundown

It’s time for my semi-regular round up of Banned Books Week websites. You can look at past posts on this topic by checking out the bannedbooksweek tag here or here is a list of the annual posts More on the … Continue reading

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illegal library in my locker?

“Is it OK to run an illegal library from my locker at school?” a student asks Yahoo Answers. [thanks shannon]

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Banned Books Week in retrospect

I’m aware that I have punted on Banned Books Week this year, but I’m okay with that. Seems like a lot of people did. Here are some of my old posts just for the record: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, … Continue reading

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On Fact Checking and Sarah Palin and Book Banning

Hi. A lot has gone on since I posted the thread linking to the Time Magazine article about Sarah Palin. I would like to explain some things to possibly staunch the flow of emails I have gotten asking me about … Continue reading

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