Author Sarah Hoyt writes an excellent article on how authors and readers are being pressured to not read or write anything that may offend others. Read here.

"...if you’re a free man or woman, or aspire to be, read whatever you want. Do not let the howls of outrage from petty totalitarians and their unthinking thralls lead you to either read or not read something. READ WHATEVER YOU WANT. THINK WHATEVER YOU WANT ABOUT IT. WRITE WHATEVER YOU WANT."