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Extremist censorship holds Hindus in chains

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Last week, a Hindu extremist group forced Penguin to purge from India all unsold copies of University of Chicago divinity professor Wendy Doniger's The Hindus: An Alternative History. The book, it claimed, had “hurt the feelings of millions of Hindus” with its overly erotic interpretations of their faith. But by using censorship to salve Hindus' imaginary wounds, it'll ensure that the best...

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