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- Guide to censorship issues, annotated links, from 4anything.com
Academic Freedom in USA
- The U.S. Supreme Court says that academic freedom is part of the First Amendment rights, but -- in practice -- courts give little protection to individual professors.
Arizona newspaper web info on what was NOT published
- Unique opportunity to see what is left out of newspapers through an innovative approach. These editors will show you what they did NOT print.
Article 19 - the International Centre Against Censorship
- Named after Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 19 works worldwide to combat censorship by promoting freedom of expression and access to official information through local partners and a global law program.
Ban the Bible
- A personal essay: the Christian Bible is just as controversial and inappropriate as, say, Harry Potter or The Catcher in the Rye.
Banned Books On-Line
- An extensive directory of links to online texts that have been the object of censorship.
- The history of censorship from ancient to contemporary.
Censorship Alert by FACT
- FACT - the First Amendment Cyber Tribute has compiled a list of censorship issues that challenge the First Amendment.
- Ohio University's CALL Lab hosts this site with issues, definitions, annotated links about Censorship.
Citizens Supporting Open Libraries
- (CSOL) - promotes freedom to access material in the public libraries of Oklahoma.
Courage in Student Journalism Awards
- Awards presented to five students who have "shown determination, despite difficulty and resistance, in exercising their First Amendment press rights".
Equality in Florida
- Ten Women Sue for Right to be topfree/topless in Brevard County Florida, seeking equality and liberty and equal rights via lawsuit against patriarchy. Please help support freedom.
Feminists Against Censorship
- Not all feminists support the censorship of sexual media - a look at feminists opposing censorship.
Freedom of Speech, Shielding Children, and Transcending Balancing
- Prof. Eugene Volokh, UCLA Law School provides intelligent review of major issues in "cyber law" and free speech.
- Takes the position that the right to be offensive must be defended at all times.
Heckler's Veto & Free Speech
- Review of "heckler's veto" in USA and legal discussion of the justification for freedom of speech used by the U.S. Supreme Court in the "marketplace of ideas" metaphor.
History of Banned Music in the United States
- Detailed view of how music censorship issues have unfolded over the course of American history, dating to the 1950s and sorted by decade. Well-organized site (with unobtrusive commercial links). Many anecdotes.
Index on Censorship Home Page
- Index on Censorship is a bi-monthly magazine for free speech
Let Ralph H. Cothran Be Heard
- This site notes the censorship of the biography of the first Black Police Chief in Chattanooga, TN. Details, historical and political climate that promoted racism and censorship. Site has one bad link.
Machine Age: FBI's Shutter Speed
- The Monitor: FBI's Shutter Speed by Mark Boal. Subversive Filmmaker Attracts the Wrong Kind of Agent. [The Village Voice]
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