These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
Last night, he brought back the tears. Tears of appreciation of wisdom, and of humanity. The best of tears. And I'd be honored it you would share that poignant moment with me.... .... ...
by ivote2004
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 09:45 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Information is power. But like all power, there are those who want to keep it for themselves. The world’s entire scientific and cultural heritage, published over centuries in books and journals, ...
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Jan 13, 2013 at 12:43 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Every year the American Library Association (ALA) sponsors Banned Books Week to celebrate the freedom to read. ...
by TheSolipsisticMe
Comment Count 89 comments on Sat Sep 24, 2011 at 07:30 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Note: I'm the author of Barack Obama: This Improbable Quest (and Patriotic Correctness: Academic Freedom and Its ...
by JohnKWilson
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2008 at 06:31 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
In yesterday's diary I pointed out that our country has made great strides from it's era of literary censorship, although [http://www.dailykos.com/comments/2007/2/7/82124/39011/2#c2 one comment] did ...
by ChapiNation386
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 08, 2007 at 06:35 AM PST with 4 Recommends
The title of that book struck me while I was looking through one of my family's many bookcases while I was looking for our copy of _All the Kings Men_. It was completely out of place, and not even ...
by ChapiNation386
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Feb 07, 2007 at 11:38 AM PST with 11 Recommends
by RaulVB
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Oct 27, 2006 at 01:26 PM PDT with 2 Recommends