Progressive Librarian Issue no. 30, Winter 2007/08

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GUEST EDITORIAL

Dignity and Justice for All of Us: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948-2008
by Katharine J. Phenix, page 1

ARTICLES

Challenging the Conditions that Make Alternatives Necessary: Librarians, the News Media and the Information Literate Citizen
by Jeff Lilburn, page 3

"So Promising of Success": The Role of Local 88 in the Development of the Chicago Public Library, 1937-1952
by Joyce M. Latham, page 18

An Indomitable Spirit: The Eight Hundred of CUPE 391
by Anita Galanopoulos et al., page 38

REPORTS

There is Power in a Union-2007
by Kathleen de la Peña McCook, page 70

PLG – ¡Presenté! Report from the United States Social Forum
by Elaine Harger & Kathleen de la Peña McCook, page 79

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS, page 103