Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Library Advocacy or Library Oddballs?
Folks boarding the bus are heading to Albany for this event.
Citizens Defending Libraries (blog) Mayor Bloomberg is defunding New York libraries at a time of increasing public use, population growth and increased city wealth, shrinking our library system to create real estate deals for wealthy real estate developers at a time of cutbacks in education and escalating disparities in opportunity. It’s an unjust and shortsighted plan that will ultimately hurt New York City’s economy and competitiveness.
I guess the question is: Where does newly elected mayor Bill de Blasio stand on this issue?
Here's the link to NYLA legislative agenda. You tell me if the two protesters are making sense.