Friday, September 20, 2013

Banned Books Week


Check out this visual list of some of the most frequently challenged books in America over the past few decades.  Here is a map of where challenges have taken place over the last six years.  Surprised?  If a title surprises you, think about how it might have offended someone.  Does it offend you?  Should it be restricted so some people (like you) can't read it?  What do we lose when we don't read ideas contrary to our own?

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