Category Archives: Censorship

Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance

Title: Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance Author: JENNIFER SCHUESSLER, The New York Times Full Text & Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/05/arts/writers-say-they-feel-censored-by-surveillance The Internet, Online, 5/10/2016 Sample Text: A survey of writers around the world by the PEN American Center has found … Continue reading

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On Censorship

Title:On Censorship Author: Salman Rushdie, New Yorker Full Text & Online Source: http://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/on-censorship The Internet, Online, 16/09/2016 Sample Text: No writer ever really wants to talk about censorship. Writers want to talk about creation, and censorship is anti-creation, negative energy, … Continue reading

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I Say No To Censorship – New App

Title: App That Aims To Make Books ‘Squeaky Clean’ Draws Ire From Edited Writers Authors: Colin Dwyer Full Text & Source: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2015/03/27/395788461/app-that-aims-to-make-books-squeaky-clean-draws-ire-from-edited-writers The Internet, Online, 29/3/2015 In a stroke of irony fit for fiction, an effort by two Idaho parents … Continue reading

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No To Censorship

‘Censorship is telling a man he can’t have a steak just because a baby can’t chew it.’ Mark Twain We can never be sure that the opinion we are endeavoring to stifle is a false opinion; and if we were … Continue reading

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