Monday, May 15, 2006

An Actual Wogsblog Followup

Hi All!

Came across this anon quote whilst refreshing my college journalism teachings on bowlderism. Not sure if I am spelling it correctly, 'cos Google offered pretty sparce material. Here's the quote, and I will never be able to put it better.

Censorship in the media is not only an immoral and unjust practice, but also an insult to all people who consider them selves able to think and act intelligently on their own. Every day censors everywhere try to bowlderize radio, print, the Internet and all other forms of media, especially television. People who stand for this are allowing their rights to be denied, laying supine, letting governments control them and limit their thoughts.

The denotative meaning of censorship is the examination of books, letters, movies, etc. and the removal of anything thought not right for the people to observe. In other words, censorship ....


Post a Comment

<< Home