Happy Birthday, Blog!

This blog is one year old today. In the past year, we’ve had almost 9000 visits, 100 posts and 5 authors. We’ve explored book challenges (1, 2, 3, 4), internet filtering, picks from alternative and independent press, media concentration, and CanWest’s legal attack on parody. We’ve noted different ways of censoring or impeding access, like…

buttons!

Yesterday some folks came over and made buttons for Freedom to Read week.  We had a conversation about about how book focused our slogans were.  While book challenges are still an issue I think that unfiltered access to the internet is a larger issue.   I tried to think up some snappy slogans, but only…