Should Libraries Ban the Homeless? This Argument Has Everyone Talking 🗣️

Diply Social Team
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🚨 Buckle up, folks! We've got a juicy tale straight from the stacks! 📚 Our protagonist, a 27-year-old librarian, is about to spill the tea on what really goes down in the world of books and shushing. 🤫 But this isn't your grandma's library... we're talking inner-city, where everyone from CEOs to those down on their luck are welcome. 🙌 Sounds like a heartwarming community hub, right? Well, not everyone sees it that way! 😱 When our librarian friend shares her world with a pal who wants to join the field, his response is SHOCKING. 😲 Let's dive in and see how this story unfolds! 📖

📚 Librarian Life: Not Just Books & Silence! 🤫

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🙌 All Are Welcome in This House of Knowledge! 🏛️

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🚫 Disturbance? You're Out! But Otherwise, Come On In! 🚪

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💉 Opioid Crisis Hits Close to Home... Even at the Library 😢

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🤝 Libraries: More Than Just Books, We're Here for the Community! ❤️

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👨‍🎓 Friend Wants to Be a Librarian? I've Got the Inside Scoop! 📖

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😱 Friend's Shocking Response: "Library Should Be for Good People Only"! 😠

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😲 I Was Floored! Never Knew This Side of My Friend... 🤯

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🗣️ I Told It Like It Is: That Attitude Won't Fly in This Field! ✈️

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🤔 Mutual Friend Says I Was Rude... But Was I Really? 🤷‍♀️

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🤪 Feeling Like I'm Going Crazy Here! Am I the A-hole? 🤡

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📜 EDIT: Yes, Librarians Need Masters Degrees! 🎓

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📊 Librarians Do Way More Than You Think! 🤓

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👶 Children's Librarians Are Superheroes! 🦸‍♀️

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💼 This Ain't No Joke, It's a Legit Professional Field! 👔

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😱 Friend's Librarian Dreams Shattered by Shocking Attitude! 📚🚫

Our librarian heroine was left reeling after her friend expressed interest in joining the field, only to reveal a disturbing view on who should be allowed in libraries. 😠 She didn't hold back, telling him straight up that his attitude was horrible and the job wasn't for him. 🗣️ Cue the drama! 🎭 The friend blew up and vague-posted about "people ruining his goals" 🙄 A mutual pal even called our protagonist rude! 😲 But let's be real, is wanting libraries to be inclusive really an a-hole move? 🤔 The internet is about to weigh in, and it's gonna be a wild ride! 🎢 Grab your popcorn, because the comments section is about to be LIT! 🍿🔥

Librarian's power trip turns people away from libraries. NTA.

vanillaSprout | vanillaSprout

Libraries are more than just a repository for books. 📚

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Defending oneself against accusations of rudeness with sarcasm 😏

amitathrowa | amitathrowa

Public librarian defends inclusivity in libraries. Diversity matters 👍

burningphoenixwings | burningphoenixwings

"Good people only" policy at libraries - how to enforce?

Mrzlivec90 | Mrzlivec90

Librarian shuts down patron; warns of library porn-watching 😳

FastidiousKingdoms | FastidiousKingdoms

Homeless people need resources to improve. NTA makes good point.

LadyKeldana | LadyKeldana

Librarians exist to spread knowledge, not cloister it. NTA 👍

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"NTA" commenter praises librarians for providing resources to unhoused people 👏

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Giving realistic advice doesn't make you the a**hole. NTA 👍

ThrowAwayScholar123 | ThrowAwayScholar123

Librarian shuts down discriminatory colleague, suggests job market reality check.

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A former homeless person shares their experience with library discrimination.

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Support for a judgemental yet accurate assessment 👍

BorbIsNotABirbie | BorbIsNotABirbie

A public librarian defends the right of homeless people to use libraries.

winerandwhiner | winerandwhiner

Defending the homeless in public libraries with a fiery NTA 💪

Who_cares_now | Who_cares_now

Serving the public means serving everyone, not just the privileged 👏

NotHisRealName | NotHisRealName

Librarian defends homeless patrons & calls out friend's hypocrisy 💪

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Librarian shuts down discriminatory comment about homeless patrons 💪

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Libraries are for everyone. Exclusionary views need to go 👍

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Libraries are for everyone, homeless included. NTA comment.

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Giving career advice lands OP in drama with immature friend 🤗

apricotsandolives | apricotsandolives

Library serves as a sanctuary, helped homeless man get job 🙌

ireallycantrn | ireallycantrn

Libraries should be for everyone. NTA librarian stands up.

NerthGord | NerthGord

Being honest doesn't always make you the a**hole 😊

RollingKatamari | RollingKatamari

Compassion is key in all fields. 👍

OftheSea95 | OftheSea95

Private librarianship could solve issues with homeless patrons 🤔

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Libraries should not ban homeless patrons, NTA. 👍

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Former librarian explains why librarians should serve everyone. NTA 👍

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Libraries are for everyone, not just the privileged. 📚👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

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Facing reality: Turning away patrons based on appearance is wrong.

miasabine | miasabine

Don't work for a public organization if you can't handle people 🙅

CelikBas | CelikBas

A heartwarming quote about the importance of libraries 📚

OldPolishProverb | OldPolishProverb

Librarian defends banning homeless from libraries, calls out entitled colleagues.

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Homelessness doesn't make you a bad person 🙅‍♂️💼

Korrin | Korrin

Libraries are a vital resource for the homeless population 📚

Frolicking_Trex | Frolicking_Trex

Libraries are a safe haven for struggling individuals. 📚❤️

welliwasemily | welliwasemily

Librarian stands up against discrimination. 💪

Lomedraug | Lomedraug

Librarian defends homeless patrons, criticizes judgy colleagues. 💪

SellQuick | SellQuick

Realistic NTA comment calls out entitled job seeker 🔥

OurLadyofHalloween | OurLadyofHalloween

Standing up for oneself against unfair criticism. 💪

MorgainofAvalon | MorgainofAvalon

Homeless patrons not the problem, paying customers are - NTA 👍

ComprehensiveBand586 | ComprehensiveBand586

Kindness and politeness matter more than someone's housing status 👯

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Librarian embraces inclusivity, rejects discrimination against homeless visitors 👏

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Librarian criticized for not understanding library's social role. 📚

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Helping the homeless succeed: librarians' responsibility 👏

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Support for treating homeless with humanity. 👏

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Public service job bashing in library section 🤮

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A former librarian shares insight on necessary qualities for public librarians.

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Public libraries should not discriminate against the homeless 👍

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Librarian claps back at misconception of their job and clientele 💪

rocknrollcolawars | rocknrollcolawars

Librarian's job is not just reading books, attitude matters. NTA 👍

BoundaryStompingMIL | BoundaryStompingMIL

Libraries should be inclusive and welcoming to everyone 👏

rawr_temeraire | rawr_temeraire

Libraries should be inclusive to all, not just the privileged. 👏

Djhinnwe | Djhinnwe

Libraries should welcome everyone, not just 'good' ones 👍

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Good librarians are essential to a community, homeless or not. 👍

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Public libraries are for everyone, no need to discriminate 📚

quzooh | quzooh

Librarian defends equal service, calls out discriminatory behavior 💪

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Libraries welcome everyone, regardless of status or attitude 📚

hisholinessleoxiii | hisholinessleoxiii

Librarian defends homeless patrons with a NTA stance 🙌

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Standing up for the homeless in public libraries. NTA 💪

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Libraries are for everyone, says librarian. 📚

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Defending library access for all, and shutting down elitist attitudes 💪

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Library as a refuge for the troubled, NTA saluted 👏

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Defending the misunderstood: empathizing with addicts 💛

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Encouraging education and resources instead of steering away. 💪

Thediciplematt | Thediciplematt

NTA calls out a 'massive douche' library worker 💪

Girlfriend_Material | Girlfriend_Material

Exploring alternatives to public librarianship for better clientele satisfaction 🤔

Racconigi | Racconigi

Encouraging NTA comment on job expectations for master's degree.

Chikari_on_Mixer | Chikari_on_Mixer

Librarian's attitude towards homeless patrons discussed, NTA argument presented 👀

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Empathy from a library student towards homeless patrons ❤️

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NTA commenter praises libraries for not discriminating against homeless patrons.

holisarcasm | holisarcasm

Librarians are superheroes! Standing up for public service. NTA. ❤️

TeamChaos17 | TeamChaos17

Libraries as safe spaces for the homeless. 👏

MannequinNicCage | MannequinNicCage

Librarian calls out friend's attitude towards homeless patrons 😒📚

tangerinelibrarian | tangerinelibrarian

Librarian agrees that bad attitude has no place in libraries.

cburling | cburling

Libraries should be for all, regardless of status or substance use 📚

Sukerius | Sukerius

Defending the homeless at public libraries 📚❤️

PenisColada21 | PenisColada21

Serving the community means serving everyone, NTA comment agrees 📚

Red-Droid-Blue-Droid | Red-Droid-Blue-Droid

Public librarian shuts down idea of banning homeless from libraries 🚨

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Libraries are for everyone! NTA comment supports community access 👏

HolidaysApricot | HolidaysApricot

Empathy and understanding for the homeless at the library 💜

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Maintaining healthy ties with different perspectives prevents intractable groups. 👍

Niorba | Niorba

Libraries should be inclusive spaces for all. NTA.

Jackthastripper | Jackthastripper

Realities of job performance versus expectations explained, NTA.

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