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Unbelievable but true – the Harris Library!!!

Just sent this email, on the creation of the new Harris Library:

To Nipissing University:

You have made a cynical joke that insults every citizen of this province by naming your library after the man who did his best to smash every facet of learning in this province.
I can understand naming a demolition facility after him, but a library? The man whose favourite book was “Mr. Grumpy”? Who drove teachers and schoolboards to the edge of destruction?
It’s the height of insult to those of us who suffered through this man’s tenure – especially my children, whose education was nearly destroyed.
Shame on you!



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