Posts about censorship

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Unmuzzle Canada: Let Scientists Speak

I don’t talk much about politics on the internet, because it often results in a non-stop ticket to Crazytown. But Canada is having a federal election this fall, and we need to talk about the politics of science. There ... Read More  


Children’s Books, Censorship, and the Clean Reader App

A lot of authors who are smarter than I am have written some brilliant protests against the newly-launched Clean Reader – an app that replaces “naughty language” in books with “less objectionable” words and phrases. Introductions to the debate ... Read More