Book Banning

The Globe and Mail Gets Hindu Fascism Wrong

Prashanth Gopalan | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada Politics
Prashanth Gopalan

An article published in the Globe and Mail last week lulled readers into thinking that India is struggling to contain a growing Hindu fascist movement, carelessly employing reductionism and omission to present a distorted view of a country that is gaining economic and cultural importance for Canada.

'Yertle The Turtle' Goes Back To School

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - "Yertle the Turtle" is no longer under ban."Yertle the Turtle" can gather more fans — in school districts around British Columbia.A free...

Why I Refuse to Read Fifty Shades of Grey

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Is it abnormal to be generally embarrassed by the overall heaving and titillation that accompanies the mere mention of this book's title? The whole thing is a bit over the top, even more so now that the book has been officially cited as "Mommy Porn."

B.C. School Bans Dr. Seuss' 'Political' Statements

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Living

Throughout history, books have been banned for various reasons -- for sex, for language, for racism and for viewpoints. In British Columbia this week,...