Banned Books Week and The U.L.S.

I caught this on fellow blogger Charles French’s blog and thought it important enough to reblog here. The cheetah and I support and love books. No matter who wrote it….if you don’t don’t like what is being written,either pick up the pen to improve on it or doesn’t read it. Better yet…..actually READ it before blindly hating it and suppressing someone else’s right to make their own choices. Be it “Mein Kampf”,the Bible or an EC Comic,a person should be allowed to read what they want so they came make an informed and educated choice whether they agree or disagree with what is being written.

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Banned Books Week — 9/22/19–9/28/19

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The ULS: The Underground Library Society

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In honor of Banned Books Week, I wanted to revisit this information. As the creator of the ULS, The Underground Library Society, and at the request of several followers, I have decided to put up lists of books that have been banned or challenged. If a book is challenged, that usually means there were people who wanted it removed from a school or library.  Both are forms of book censorship. It is important to note that I am not focusing only on books banned or challenged in the United States of America; unfortunately, censorship is a world wide action.

Here is my initial list of banned and challenged books:

The entire Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling;

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee;

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain;

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6 thoughts on “Banned Books Week and The U.L.S.

  1. Normally I don´t make any reblog, but this I reblogged some months ago on my own blog, because I think it is a necessary thing to know!

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