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Trump’s proposed budget will eliminate funding to museums, libraries, and artists

This article is about the POTUS’s new budget plan in which he proposes budget cuts for  the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting,

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April Fool’s Joke Gone Wrong? Oregon’s Douglas County to close it’s Public Libraries on April 1

The Library Journal posted an article making this chilling announcement in it’s February 2017 issue. This news should serve as a wake-up call to all U.S. librarians that the power of the dollar can defeat the ethos of public service as information

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by Hugh McLeod

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