January 26, 2022

New York Public Library Apologizes for Racially Profiling NY Post Reporter

From The NY Post: 

The New York Public Library has apologized to Page Six reporter Carlos Greer after he experienced racial profiling during a gala at the city institution.

“I was racially profiled at the New York Public Library, and it was humiliating,” Greer wrote in a piece published in The Post on Friday.

At Monday’s Library Lions Gala, Greer, a 32-year-old black man, was told by security, “You fit the description [of a party crasher].”

Read the Complete Article (Including Full Text of Apology Sent to Reporter)

See Also: “I Was Racially Profiled at the New York Public Library” (via NY Post)


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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.