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Occupy Wall Street Library

NYC To Pay Occupy Protesters For Destroyed Library

Reuters | Posted 06.09.2013 | New York

By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, April 9 (Reuters) - New York City has agreed to pay Occupy Wall Street protesters more than $100,000 for ...

How Books Became The New Weapons Of Protest

Posted 07.26.2012 | Books

When Herman Melville's Bartleby famously took a stand against his job as a scrivener by announcing to his boss, "I would prefer not to," he probably d...

OWS Sues NYC Over 3,000 Confiscated Books

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | New York

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, May 24 (Reuters) - Occupy Wall Street filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against New York City, claiming authori...

The "Pop-Up" Library: A Mini-Movement of Knowledge

Ryan Mack | Posted 07.02.2012 | Impact
Ryan Mack

The creators of the "pop-up library" carefully selected areas of the community that looked as though they could benefit from some brightening up ... not only with paint and bright colors but also with knowledge.

Lila Shapiro

Occupy Wall Street's Librarians Make Demands At Rally | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.23.2011 | New York

On Wednesday afternoon, the People's Librarians of Occupy Wall Street gathered together to mourn the volumes lost and destroyed in last week's pre-daw...

What Did The NYPD Do With The Wikileaks Truck?

Posted 11.23.2011 | New York

Artist and Occupy Wall Streeter Clark Stoeckley's Wikileaks truck has been a fixture of the demonstration downtown since day one, often parked along t...

Thousands Of Books Reportedly Still Missing From OWS Library

Posted 11.16.2011 | New York

After the eviction of protesters from Zuccotti Park Tuesday morning, there were reports that 5,554 books from the Occupy Wall Street Library had been ...

What Happened To The Occupy Wall Street Library?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 11.15.2011 | New York

The NYPD has reportedly thrown out 5,554 books from the Occupy Wall Street Library during the raid to evict protesters from Zuccotti Park early Tuesda...

Andrew Losowsky

Famous Writers Sign On To Support Occupy Wall Street | Andrew Losowsky | Posted 12.14.2011 | Books

Its statement is simple and stark. "We, the undersigned writers and all who will join us, support Occupy Wall Street and the Occupy Movement aroun...