Ultimate Censorship

Heads up from Mike Lieberman @ BookPatrol:

Ultimate Censorship: Bookseller Killed in Gaza, Poet Tortured in Myanmar

As another Banned Books Week wraps up in this country and the cultural focus shifts to the next designated week for the next cause, word comes of two tragic world events related to the free flow of information.

Eric Silver at the Independent reports that “The manager of Gaza’s only Christian bookshop, who was abducted on Saturday by suspected Muslim extremists, was found dead yesterday.” (read more)

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