“Put your tax dollars where your conscience is” reads the sign Bernhardt carries at a demonstration against military expenditures, part of a War Tax Resistance protest in the early 1980s.
I want to be able to look my children in the eye some day and say “I tried to stop that,” says Bernhardt, described as “a stately blond library archivist who belongs to the NYC War Tax Resistance.” Quote from an article (below) by Edmund Newton published on April 15, 1984 in the Sunday News Magazine ( New York Daily News).