Should education liberate minds or shun curiosity?
If certain values require censorship, indoctrination, and tight control for children to accept them, are those values really infallible? Why send children to school for education if they are to believe that there are forms of knowledge so dangerous it can lead to moral ruin?
Secular AZ board member and student activist Sami Al-Asady is asking some big questions about the religious right's war on books in this week's blog.
Meanwhile, we're asking constituents to donate banned books for the March 12th Tucson Festival of Books! Get the details (plus a social media photo frame to show off your love of uncensored literature)!