Posted by John Nichols on January 01, 2006 at 04:57:31 from 184.108.40.206 user Mcneacail.
In Reply to: Re: Bowlderising AR (was Political Correctness was AR v HL) posted by Charles on December 31, 2005 at 17:51:01:
There are probably 1 million words in AR's books. If we need to change 30 or 40 words to accomodate the loss of Negro, so that all children can feel comfortable reading the books, this is not a huge deal. I understand why, and the lesser of two evils is a mild edit compared to banning the books on racial grounds.
Althougth the following article paints a closer picture of the divide in the US.
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