As Banned Book week approaches it appears that the book censors are in competition to suppress some the most interesting and recognized authors and books! Buckling under pressure from vocal individuals with narrow ideological agendas, school districts are betraying their primary responsibility: to provide young people with a quality, wide-ranging education and help them develop […]
Archives for August 2011
NCAC stands with Open The Government and co-signers to protect against coverups and overly broad exemptions to the Freedom of Information Act
"And So It Goes"…to the restricted section of the library? Republic, MO Slaughterhouse Five ban lifted but NCAC says literary gulag is an insult to students and teachers.
San Francisco’s mass transit system, known as the BART, has faced widespread criticism for turning off mobile phone and Internet services within the subway to disrupt planned protests of a police shooting. Take action now!
As Facebook continues to dominate the social media sphere, new competitors emerge to challenge the weaknesses apparent in its design. One of the most recent of this breed is the social networking site Pidder. Drawing on fears of data-mining and even “social media background checks”, Pidder focuses on privacy protection to a user-unfriendly extreme. After […]