Modest Proposal

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This one’s a bit librariany but is great clip of someone speaking up about Canadian library cuts.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yq67lT93Ki0

We make no apology for making this TOTD given the UK government cuts to public libraries which many have called stupid – Philip Pullman for example: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/oct/24/philip-pullman-library-closures

The title of this post of course comes from Jonathan Swift’s use of this type of argument in 1729:http://art-bin.com/art/omodest.html

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