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Violence in India over Bangladesh writer

Police imposed a curfew Tuesday in a town in the southern Indian state of Karnataka after two people were killed in protests over an article by the exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2010-03-02

SPJ Seeks to Stop Violence Against Journalists in Mexico

The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) has issued letters to both U.S. and Mexican officials to stop the violence against journalists covering the drug trade in Mexico. | Editor And Publisher – 2010-01-29

Hindu violence book lands Indian writer in trouble

Indian police have arrested a man for writing a book blaming Hindus for deadly anti-Christian violence in the country's east earlier this year, saying the provocative work could reignite communal... | Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2008-12-11

'Chicago Tribune' Dining Editor Narrowly Escapes Mumbai Violence

Chicago Tribune Dining Editor Judy Hevrdejs narrowly escaped last week's violence in Mumbai. In Sunday's editions, she described running through the Taj Mahal Palace hotel, just a few steps ahead of... | Editor And Publisher – 2008-12-01

Online books giant Amazon making huge profits selling e-books on ‘terror, violence’

Online books giant Amazon has been accused of making profit by selling offensive, racist and potentially dangerous e-books on topics ranging from bomb-making to growing drugs. | Hindustan Times – 2012-06-25

Turkish publishers demand end to police violence

  The Turkish Publishers Association has called on the authorities to end the use of... | The Bookseller – 2013-06-03

AUDIO: Grimm's stories 'full of sex and violence'

It is 200 years since Grimm's Fairy Tales were first published. The BBC's Berlin correspondent Steve Evans reports. | BBC World – 2013-08-06

A 'Hunger Games' camp tries to avoid violence despite its source material

A camp in Florida based on the 'Games' novels has children 'collecting lives' by taking others' flags. One psychologist called the idea 'unthinkable.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-08-08

AUC Press 'carrying on' despite violence

The American University in Cairo Press has said it is "carrying on" despite the... | The Bookseller – 2013-08-15

Author David Schickler on sex, violence and religion

The author talks with Salon about his new book, being a "weird Catholic," and why "refinement is the enemy" | Salon.com – 2013-09-10

African mysteries offer insight into the continent's violence

Novels such as 'Hour of the Red God' by Richard Crompton shed light on volatile conditions in Africa. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-09-24

Ronald Reagan’s shameful legacy: Violence, the homeless, mental illness

As president and governor of California, the GOP icon led the worst policies on mental illness in generations | Salon.com – 2013-09-29

Sex, Violence and Devils: Ten Books That Shocked the World

When I was a kid, I had a very forward thinking science teacher who assigned the seventh grade class a very provocative book. Brave New World, it was called. I went home that night and told my... | HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-01

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins, in rare interview, muses on war and the cycle of violence

Suzanne Collins says she 'sort of completed' a goal of hers this fall by releasing her children's book 'Year of the Jungle,' which examines war from a child's point of view. Collins wants to write a... | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-11-21

Asterix co-creator Albert Uderzo sues daughter for 'psychological violence'

Illustrator resorts to lawyers over long-running dispute about his sale of the comic-book franchise to Hachette LivreHe co-created the Asterix comic series about the adventures of the indomitable... | The Guardian – 2013-12-03

Chicago Photographer Carlos Javier Ortiz Launches Kickstarter For Book Documenting Youth Violence

For seven years, Chicago-based photographer Carlos Javier Ortiz has dutifully documented the faces of youth violence in Chicago and other U.S. cities as part of his "Too Young to Die" project. Over... | The Huffington Post – 2013-12-10

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