To Fight NYC Library Budget Cuts, A 24-Hour Read-In

“Not typically ones to raise their voices, librarians staged an overnight read-in on the steps of the Brooklyn Public Library on Grand Army Plaza to criticize the city’s plan to close 40 branches by month’s end, and to reduce hours and employees at those that remain. The event’s slogan: ‘We Will Not Be Shushed.'”

Source: The New York Times 06/14/10