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We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in t

We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates,

The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kin

Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself.

Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself.
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Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but, unlike charity, it sho

Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but, unlike charity, it should end there.
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Censorship is advertising paid by the government.

Censorship is advertising paid by the government.
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The Internet treats censorship as a malfunction and routes around it.

The Internet treats censorship as a malfunction and routes around it.
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Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice.

Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice.
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Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand o

Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I suppose that writers should, in a way, feel flattered by the censorship l

I suppose that writers should, in a way, feel flattered by the censorship laws. They show a primitive fear and dread at the fearful magic of print.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The books that will never be read. And all due to the fear of censorship. A

The books that will never be read. And all due to the fear of censorship. As always, young readers will be the real losers.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Censorship is the tool of those who have the need to hide actualities from

Censorship is the tool of those who have the need to hide actualities from themselves and from others. Their fear is only their inability to face what is real, and I can't vent any anger against them; I only feel this appalling sadness. Somewhere in their
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago