This week is the American Library Association's Banned Book Week. On their website, they state that "Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment." So do yourself a favor, pick up one of the numerous banned books this week and truly let freedom ring.
Here are just a few of the books that have been banned over the years:
By the way, all of these books were banned in the last ten years. This still happens. Today.
What are you waiting for? Go READ!