Should censorship be banned?

2064 WordsOct 8, 20139 Pages
Extreme Sports dangerous sports contribute to personal evaluation of oneself and to the character-building. Should be banned 1) Only way to seek excitement Extreme sports often are an escape from reality, from stress and from monotony. You don’t have to think about your problems. You just think about yourself, you can relax, and prove that you can do things which are admired by other people. CounterOther was of seeking excitement Should be banned 1) Irresponsible behaviour -In the majority of cases they don’t care about their family and close friends, - they put at stake their own life in order to have or to show a strong character. Censorship Censorship refers to any action taken by a society to control access to ideas…show more content…
For 1)-Reduces the chances of children being exposed to unsuitable material .In our current world, it is extremely easy to have acess to porn. Typing the word “sex” on Google can get you millions of matches. Eg. Pornography, Live Crew, has already had one of their albums banned because in one song they used explicit references to male genitals and 87 references to oral sex. They used the word "bitch" more than 100 times and the f-word more than 200 times. 2)-Maintain societal harmony e.g censoring materials that are offensive to a particular religion ; Huckleberry Finn was an appropriate piece of literature to be read and discussed in the classrooms. Some parents were outraged that a book that used one racial word and one passage that had an adult male and a younger male together nude on the river, was going to be read in the classroom. -animal farm was also censored by US and UK for fear that people will be affected by the ideas of communism it contained 3)-Preserve national security  Impossible to maintain the secrecy of the information necessary to protect the nation Against 1) Allows for easy control by certain interest groups. -Governments block out news that may damage its reputation -society lives in ignorance, thinking that the government is helping the people -continues to support a weak government while not having a full understanding of the real world Popular Culture is the entirety of ideas,
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