The Californian

Student journalists win censorship battle

Staff Editorial, The Voice of California High School

May 29, 2019

The Californian applauds student journalists and the adviser at Bear Creek High School’s newspaper, The Bruin Voice, who recently fought for their right to free speech and rightfully won. An article written by Bear Creek student journalist about 18-year-old student Caitlin Fink, who makes a livin...

Censoring ‘Huck Finn’ is wrong

February 4, 2011

by Megan Keefer, staff writer Mark Twain expert Alan Gribben has decided to censor  the author’s best known novel, “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” The new book will replace the n-word, which appears in the novel 219 times, with the word slave. Also, “injun” will be completely removed. Critics...