TITLE

Censorship, Stereotypes, and Other Fine Things

AUTHOR(S)
Sobran Jr., M.J.
PUB. DATE
July 1978
SOURCE
National Review;7/21/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 29, p901
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article argues that censorship of the arts is needed. The principle that liberalism is against censorship and taboos is erroneous. The habits of liberalism cause other problems when proponents of the liberal culture come into conflict with revered components of the bigger Western tradition. Liberalism is a prejudice and sometimes a kind of bigotry.
ACCESSION #
6055782

 

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