May 011986

Sounding the alert!; Censorship: Let us count the ways; Political books seized by Canadian customs; Censorship- A black and white issue; No humans allowed; Still the censor board to us; More censorship has all party support; Smurfs, Jedi manipulate children through sexual stereotyping; Swedish censor board restricts E.T. – The Extra Terrestrial; Four Star Trek episodes deemed unsuitable for children by B.B.C; Thousand and One Nights ruled obscene; Censorship Alert! Contributions tax-creditable; New type of censorship; Toronto Sun publisher finds anti-censorship ad “respulbive, tasteless, and insensitive”; Religious conviction can get you a legal conviction; Pro-apartheid speaker ban sought at Toronto university; Censorship violates all our fundamental freedoms; No nudes are good nudes; Disarmament groups cite hate literature provisions in attack of Red Dawn; women primary market for ‘blue’ videos; Racist trash; Help us soud the ALERT! through newspaper advertising; Censorship aided and abetted; draft of proposed newspaper ad; Rock music & videos under attack; The sounds of censorship; Canadian writers, artists, plead for forced support; Feminist view of men irrational & hateful; Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me!; Sex toys now ruled obscene publications; ‘Disgusting’ objects determined by number on display; ‘Art police’ at work; Brotherhood of censors; Nyetto videos; Artistic fascism; Child pornography: the censor’s favourite myth; Linda Lovelace still a “victim”; Ontario teachers favour censorship; Who’s responsible?: Ideas vs. action. Continue reading »