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Jo Ann Pinder fired from Gwinnett library system in Georgia

I’ve been following the controversial story of Jo Ann Pinder’s firing this week. It’s a chiling story about the director of the Gwinnett County Public Library with 15 years of exceptional service fired by a 3 to 5 board vote, … Continue reading

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habla español @ your library?

Quick, what is the official language of the US? While Fox News would like to strongly imply that it’s English in their sympathetic coverage of the plight of the immigration reformers, it’s not. The Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform is … Continue reading

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noted (almost) without comment

I’m assuming this post means that Michelle Malkin didn’t like the Resolution on the Connection between the Iraq War and Libraries. This from someone who thinks my job involves “stacking books.” Good tip on the AALL conference blog though.

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ick, hitler!

Remember, when you download internet porn…. [sfw]

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some bad pending legislation

While we’re on the subject, let’s talk about some bad pending legislation that could affect libraries, privacy or access to information The INDUCE Act – criminalizing copyright violating software/hardware [bill/commentary] new FOIA exemptions [commentary] Family Movie Act – allowing software … Continue reading

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