Just Say No to Censors

Here’s another opinion piece from the Salt Lake Tribune, spun off of the efforts of an Arkansas mom to cleanse her children’s school library. The author of this piece is English professor and soon-to-be-published young adult author Jeff Carney.

Supporters of such plans claim they give parents more control of the way their children are raised. Nothing could be further from the truth. What really happens is that gullible (or lazy) parents simply find one more way of ceding their responsibility to someone else.