Banned Books Week: My Two Cents

Banning books. It’s one of the few things that makes me want to say the fully-spoken translation of the WTF?! acronym. Because why? Because it makes no sense. Where is the logic in making it harder for anyone–children, teens, adults–to learn, to know their own world or a part of the world that doesn’t specifically/immediately […]

Banned Books Week

As I said back here, I grew up on folk music, including The Weavers–Pete Seeger, Ronnie Gilbert, Fred Hellerman, & Lee Hays. Not quite so many years back, but enough,¬†I watched the 1982¬†documentary “Wasn’t That a Time,” about their 1980 reunion. What’s the one thing I remember the most strongly? Lee Hays saying this about […]