Last night we celebrated a bunch of amazing defenders of Free Speech at Tribeca 360 in Manhattan. We have pictures! Here’s a taste: Judy Blume presents Laurie Halse Anderson with her Free Speech Defender award! We all honored Laurie for continuing to write awesome, challenging books for kids of all ages. Publisher Jane Friedman and […]
Archives for November 2011
As the NYPD stands in silence, Occupy Wall Street demonstrators use “human microphone” call-and-response to read aloud the text of the temporary restraining order granting them access to Zuccotti Park.
Occupy Wall Street activists singing “We Shall Not Be Moved” the morning following eviction by the NYPD. The encampment lasted almost two months
A participant in the Occupy Wall Street movement talks about the judge’s restraining order stating protestors must be allowed entrance to Zuccotti Park (pending a hearing), and the NYPD’s non-compliance.