censorship

NYC Dept. of Ed. bans "dinosaurs," "swimming pools," and more from standardized tests

NYC Dept. of Ed. bans "dinosaurs," "swimming pools," and more from standardized tests

In the eternal war between "political correctness" and "religious and social conservatism" over who can be sillier with their…
This just in: according to official North Korean news agency, there's a new website in North Korea

This just in: according to official North Korean news agency, there's a new website in North Korea

I'd like to bring your attention to probably the greatest website in the entire world. The Korean Central News Agency of the Democratic…
Pakistan delays ban on racy words like "athlete's foot" and "glazed donut" from text messages

Pakistan delays ban on racy words like "athlete's foot" and "glazed donut" from text messages

Earlier this week, it seemed like the perverts' reign of terror was finally over when the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA)…
Kickstarter's The Uprise Books Project seeks to give teens access to banned literature

Kickstarter's The Uprise Books Project seeks to give teens access to banned literature

As a bibliophile (read: nerd), there are really only three things that get my pages turning: challenges to book censorship, initiatives to…
Facebook rejects an ad showing two women kissing

Facebook rejects an ad showing two women kissing

Facebook, a company that has consistently felt the need to protect our virgin eyes, has previously apologized for removing photos of…