Coalitions Against Censorship
“Libraries should cooperate with all persons and groups concerned with resisting abridgment of free expression and free access to ideas.” — Article 4, Library Bill of Rights
“He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.” — Dissertations on First Principles of Government, Thomas Paine
“If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.”— Noam Chomsky"Intellectual Freedom is the right of every individual to both seek and receive information from all points of view without restriction. It provides for free access to all expressions of ideas through which any and all sides of a question, cause or movement may be explored. Intellectual freedom encompasses the freedom to hold, receive and disseminate ideas." — Intellectual Freedom and Censorship Q & A
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