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Banned Books

Noam Chomsky Banned At Guantanamo

The Boston Herald | Carol Rosenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- Professor Noam Chomsky may be among America's most enduring anti-war activists. But the leftist intellectual's antho...

Banned Books Week

Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It's Banned Books Week and the American Library Association is celebrating by posting an interactive map showing the books that have been banned aroun...

Banned Books Week: Still Needed in the U.S.

Joan E. Bertin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joan E. Bertin

What we oppose is the effort of one parent or a group of parents to make decisions about what other people's children may read.

Farewell to Judith Krug, Champion for Intellectual Freedom

Patricia Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Patricia Martin

Ever vigilant about protecting Americans' Constitutional rights, Krug liked to snuff out First Amendment powder kegs before they exploded in people's faces.

Is a Pig With Lipstick Really Still a Pig?

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Quigg

I don't know why nobody is talking about this. The lunatic controversy over whether Barack Obama called Sarah Palin a pig misses the real point. Look...

Taking the High Road

David Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Goldstein

See, a video like this... this is exactly the kind of race-baiting dirty trick you'd expect from the Republicans... and we'd never want to stoop to ...

Seth Colter Walls

McCain Camp Responds To False Palin 'Banned-Books' List | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a page right out of the Obama playbook, John McCain's campaign is responding directly and forcefully to a smear email campaign currently making the...

"Books Banned by Sarah Palin" Email Is Urban Legend

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

Palin may not be a "bookburner," but she sure has a history of burning the people who give her political opportunities.