Censorship In Fahrenheit 451

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Eli Velting
Mrs. Bauer
English 9
3 March 2023
F451 Part 2 Writing Assignment Ray Bradbury’s novel Fahrenheit 451 shows us how censorship can be used by the people to rid something of society by showing us that the people want books banned and the firemen step up and burn all books. The passage says that books became banned because people lost interest and wanted them gone. This proves that people can rid some things of society by losing interest in books and wanting them banned. Secondly, after the people want the books banned, government forces may step in to meet the demand. “A book is like a loaded gun in the house next door. Burn it” (Bradbury). This quote explains that a fireman must burn the books, and they do this because it is what
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