“NYPD destroying American cultural history, they’re destroying the documents, the books, the artwork of an event in our nation’s history … Right now, the NYPD are throwing over 5,000 books from our library into a dumpster. Will they burn them? … Call 311 or 212-639-9675 now and ask why Mayor Bloomberg is throwing the 5,554 books from our library into a dumpster.”
 -Occupy Wall Street Librarians

Alright, I’m not a super Occupy Wall Street supporter or anything but come on guys, why you gotta be treatin’ the books bad?

“NYPD destroying American cultural history, they’re destroying the documents, the books, the artwork of an event in our nation’s history … Right now, the NYPD are throwing over 5,000 books from our library into a dumpster. Will they burn them? … Call 311 or 212-639-9675 now and ask why Mayor Bloomberg is throwing the 5,554 books from our library into a dumpster.”

-Occupy Wall Street Librarians

Alright, I’m not a super Occupy Wall Street supporter or anything but come on guys, why you gotta be treatin’ the books bad?

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    Now, I’m not an Occupy Wall-Streeter … But I’m pretty sure this is unconstitutional, the prostesters have a RIGHT to...
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  5. ignis-serendipity said: Hi! I was just wondering is the NYPD seriously burning books? Where did you find this information? Your post sparked my curiosity and I’ve been following the protests. Thanks, Emilia
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