Tag: Banned

Most Banned Books in the U.S. Is It Necessary?

Most Banned Books in the U.S. Is It Necessary?

For decades society has been a victim of censorship, whitewashing, and banning. Either history is told a different way, or it is retold in hushed tones. As if shouting, it would erupt mass chaos and destruction. Book banning can be seen in two ways: either an attempt at shielding younger generations away from accurate aspects of life that they will, regardless, find out about in the future; or an attempt at hiding history and developing in students a narrow worldview. It means a denial of First Amendment rights and proven psychological deficits.

Should Extreme Sports Be Banned?

Should Extreme Sports Be Banned?

Extreme sports have caused 4 million injuries since the year 2000 and 40,000 head and neck injuries annually, according to HealthDay.com. But they still continue to be played everyday! Some examples of these sports include BMX biking, skateboarding, mountain-climbing, snowboarding, and skiing. They are sports that have a dangerous twist. Unlike common sports like football, extreme sports are for people that are thrill-seekers and crave adrenaline. But my question is: is it worth the risk of dying? I would personally never partake in any of these sports.

Snoop Dogg Banned From Norway for Weed Possession

Snoop Dogg Banned From Norway for Weed Possession

Snoop Dogg was recently stopped at customs at a Norway airport for possession of weed. He was stopped at Kjevic Airport in Kristiansand on June 28 upon which officials discovered 8 grams of weed in his possession. Not smart, Snoop Dogg, not smart. Don’t you know drug sniffing dogs are all over airports these days?He […]

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