‘Captain Underpants’ Complaints Beat ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ in 2012

A constant in history since the invention of the printing press is that censorship is always a threat to publishers and authors. In more recent times, the fear of U.S. parents that children might be exposed to written descriptions of…

“Ender’s Game” Reading Gets South Carolina Middle School Teacher Suspended

A South Carolina middle school teacher has been suspended for reading selections from Orson Scott Card’s science fiction classic Ender’s Game to his students. The teacher, whose name has not been released, read selections from three books, of which Ender’s…