Amazon Disses the Gays

Posted by Prince Gomolvilas
ON Monday, April 13, 2009
Amazon, everybody's favorite online bookseller, has just implemented a policy that removes so-called "adult" books from its rankings and search results, making them harder to find. The problem? Totally legitimate books with gay themes—including a serious nonfiction book examining the U.S. military's policy on gays—have been targeted.

This really sucks because, when I do a search for "Brazilian soccer team locker room photo book," nothing good shows up. I bet they're hiding something from me.

Read more about this here.

Sign the petition here.

[Thanks to Gabriel Fleming and Scott Heim for alerting me to this.]
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2 Comments


  1. Cheryl Said,

    At least I'll have a conspiracy to blame when my book doesn't hit #1.

     



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