• Music Censorship Freedom Of Speech
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    After killing you loudly with rhymes, beats, and rhythms, the music industry as a whole has gone through many trials and tribulations. Society has shifted in such a manner that allows and encourages freethinking and abstract arts and with those great things we face the problem of censorship. From an artist's perspective it's their "work," but from another's point of view that same piece of "work" can be garbage to another. Now in the 21 st century we face an artistic crossroads. We are left with...
  • Banned And Censored Music
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    Banned and Censored Music The discussion of whether or not the censorship of music is constitutionally sound has come about. This problem has been around since the beginning of music in one way or another. The fact of the matter is that there is technically no such thing as the censorship of music in the United States (Banned Music 1). Although that is supposedly the case, that statement can be very misleading. It is stated in the First Amendment of the United States Constitution that every Amer...
  • Rap Censorship Live Crew
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    RAP SHOULD NOT BE CENSORED! BY: FAR HAN YUSUF Rap should not be censored because everybody has the right to their freedom of speech, as it is in Section 2 of Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Us as rappers express our thoughts and the whole world is after us. (pg. 171, Sexton) Rap has done a lot to our world, as a result our society has improved. Laws are stated for music censorship. Rap censorship is wrong, there are cases, songs, and interview to prove that. Lot of people think that rap music p...
  • Censorship In Music Children Artists Problems
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    "Congress shall make no law... abridging the freedom of speech." (United States Constitution) However, it seems almost everywhere; many forms of art are being unfairly censored. One such form that is often overlooked as art is music. "Music is probably the most censored of all art forms" (The Economist; p 73) There are hundreds of artists who have been unfairly censored, ranging from popular music from artists such as Eminem, 2 Live Crew, and NWA, to classical music, such as Mozart's Figaro. How...