Copyrighting wrongs….?

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 Posted in censorship, copyright | No Comments »

Not sure why the Disney Copyright Video was removed from my blog for "copyright violation"...since I embedded it from YouTube.  I've fixed the post (for now), being sure to use ... Read more..

ALA IFRT Weighs In…

Monday, May 4th, 2009 Posted in censorship | No Comments »

I'm relieved to see ALA weigh-in on the issue on this local censorship.  As Deborah Caldwell-Stone, the acting director of ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, notes: just as library board members must ... Read more..

Forum for Freedom to Read

Thursday, April 30th, 2009 Posted in censorship | No Comments »

Students met in our LMC this afternoon to discuss the West Bend censorship case.  These kids have spent an impressive year openly discussing/debating public issues, so it was no surprise ... Read more..

Too close for comfort…

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009 Posted in observations | 5 Comments »

This case is simply too close for comfort.  Over the last week, headlines in the Daily News  have centered on a local censorship case that has become ugly enough to ... Read more..

Free Access at Your Public Library…

Sunday, April 19th, 2009 Posted in observations | No Comments »

Just before spring break, an administrator forwarded me a copy of a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article titled Doyle Plan for Libraries Criticized.  The Wisconsin Library Association offers a breakdown of the ... Read more..