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High school 'cleanses library'

In the 1960s, police busted a gallery owner for an installation of nudes. More recently, when an artist filmed a cat being killed and eaten, the artist was locked up. Even if the country's definition of obscenity has transformed over time, for decades the debate has stayed the same: Is art censorship an act thwarting obscenity or an Orwellian control?

Rural Ontarians want their school to support the views of Christian parents.

Medium: Radio
Program: Sunday Magazine
Broadcast Date: June 11, 1978
Guest(s): Claries Dalton, Cathy Wooden
Reporter: Karen Birchard
Duration: 6:29

Last updated: December 10, 2012

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