Progressive Librarian Issue no.44, spring 2016


Entire contents in .pdf

EDITORIAL

Against Technopolistic Librarianship, by Mark Hudson, p. 3

ARTICLES

Moving Beyond Diversity to Social Justice: A Call to Action for Academic Libraries by Katy Mathuews, p. 6

Academic Libraries, Veterans, and For-Profit Higher Education: Exploiting the Vulnerable, by John P. Irwin, p. 28

The Race to Stop the Apocalypse: An Analysis of the Librarians for Nuclear Arms Control Almanac, 1984-1990 by Kathryn R. Garcia and Brett Spencer, p. 40

ALA, IFLA, and Israel/Palestine, by Al Kagan p. 68

“Don’t Trust Anyone Over the Age of 30”: Youth Empowerment and Community Archives, by Nathaniel Moore p. 93

BRAVERMAN ESSAY

Intellectual Freedom Is Not Social Justice: The Symbolic Capital of Intellectual Freedom in ALA Accreditation and LIS Curricula, by Kyle Shockey p. 101

REPORTS

“A Seat at the Table:” 2015 Union Review, by Sarah Barriage p. 111


SPECIAL SECTION

Memories of Dr. Miriam R. G. Braverman (1920-2002), by Andrew Jackson(Sekou Molefi Baako) p. 120

Mississippi Summer – 50th Anniversary Reprint, by Miriam Braverman p. 124


ADDED ENTRIES

Resolution on the Importance of Sustainable Libraries. p. 127

Resolution for Restoring Civil Liberties and Opposing Mass Surveillance. p.129

Resolution against Islamophobia,  p. 131

REVIEWS

Identity Palimpsests: Archiving Ethnicity in the U.S. and Canada by Dominique Daniel and Amalia Levi, reviewed by Lincoln Cushing p. 133