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The controversy is even being reported in The Independent (newspaper) in the 
UK. It repeats a lot of what was said in the Times but, it makes US 
librarians sound even more closed-minded. See quote that follows: "Libraries 
all over the country have either banned the book or are considering banning 
it - citing either their own moral shock or the anticipation of a storm of 
protest from parents if they went ahead and stocked it."

Juliann T. Moskowitz
Library Media Specialist
Norwalk High School
Norwalk, CT 06851

Reading is a means of thinking with another person’s mind; it forces you to 
stretch your own.--Charles Scribner, Jr.

A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one 
who is prematurely disappointed in the future—Sydney J Harris, journalist 

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