matt shaheena Republican representative from Texas’ 66th district, quoted Goblin Slayer as a book exampleobscene” to ban in schools. He described the content to the houston chronicle What “graphic images of women raped by demons” and declared: “Anyone who believes this is acceptable is mentally ill. We will go after the vendors who sold this garbage to the children of Texas».
He did not say which Texas schools had Goblin Slayer in their book collection. He also did not specify if he was referring to the series of novels Goblin Slayer from Kumo Kagyū or the manga adaptation of kousuke kurose. It should be noted that the publisher Yen Press has licensed both the novels and the manga.
On the other hand, the Republican debates (political right) around book bans have largely focused on race and LGBTQ+ education, and the graphic novel Gender Queer: A Memoir from maia kobabe has aroused particular controversy due to its depiction of children engaging in sexual activity as part of the coming-of-age narrative.
Shaheen described the content of Gender Queer: A Memoir What “young children performing sexual acts on each other“, arguing that neither Gender Queer: A Memoir neither Goblin Slayer They should be in schools. He argued that both titles fall within the Texas Penal Code definition of obscene: “Patently offensive representations or descriptions of final sexual acts, normal or perverted, real or simulated, including intercourse, sodomy and sexual bestiality“.
By itself, Goblin Slayer attracted its own share of controversy when it premiered in 2018. The watchdog group of the Broadcasting Ethics and Program Improvement Organization (BPO) from Japan discussed the sexual violence depicted in the first episode of the anime. A viewer had expressed that graphic sexual violence was a bad influence on young people, but the committee responded that it felt that the way the scene was portrayed had been taken into account and that it fell within an acceptable range for what It is broadcast in a night time slot.
Goblin Slayer Synopsis
Goblins are known for their ferocity, cunning, and rapid reproduction, but their reputation as the lowest of monsters means their threat is often overlooked. Raiding rural civilizations to kidnap females of other species for breeding, these vile creatures are free to continue their attack as adventurers turn a blind eye in favor of more rewarding tasks with higher rewards. To commemorate her first day as a Porcelain-ranked adventurer, the 15-year-old Priestess joins a group of young and enthusiastic rookies to investigate a tribe of goblins responsible for the disappearance of several women from the village. Unprepared and inexperienced, the group soon faces their inevitable demise from an ambush while exploring a cave.
With no one else left standing, the terrified Priestess accepts her fate—until the Goblin Slayer unexpectedly appears not only to rescue her with little effort, but to destroy the entire nest of goblins. As a holder of the prestigious Silver rank, the Goblin Slayer allows her to accompany him as she assists the Adventurer’s Guild in all matters related to goblins. Along with the Priestess, High Elf, Dwarf, and Lizardman, the armored warrior will not rest until all goblins from the borderlands have been eradicated forever.
Source: houston chronicle