Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Now Do I Get My Books Back?
In a major victory, the City of New York and Brookfield Properties, owners of Zuccotti Park, have agreed to pay Occupy Wall Street $230,000 over the wrecking of the OWS public or "peoples" library when police cleared the park. Books were ruined, including three I had donated, and computers also wrecked or missing. Most of the money will go for legal fees.
is author of a dozen books (click on covers at right), including the new "THE TUNNELS: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill." He was the longtime editor of Editor & Publisher. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @GregMitch