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cleispress:

In honor of Banned Books Week, from Buzzfeed’s 11 Quotes From Authors On Censorship & Banned Books
openroadmedia:

Banned Books Week.
flycrooked:

enough said…

flycrooked:

enough said…

socratesthecat:

WHAT DO THESE BOOKS HAVE IN COMMON?

All of these books were “challenged” during 2012-2013 because of what some people consider to be objectionable content. Each year, hundreds of attempts are made by individuals and groups to have books removed from library shelves and classrooms.

Banned Books Week (Sept. 22-28, 2013) calls attention to these attempts, and celebrates something so many Americans so often take for granted: our freedom to read what we choose.

openroadmedia:

Celebrate Banned Books Week.
powells:

Fight censorship. Read banned books. 

powells:

Fight censorship. Read banned books. 

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
Ray Bradbury (1920-2012)

lessthanrhyen:

Some of you may know that tomorrow begins Banned Books Week, which is an annual celebration of your right to read whatever you want, as well as an attempt to create awareness of where books are currently trying to be removed from schools and libraries. This year, the emphasis is on comics. Comics…