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New York police continue counteroffensive with arrests of protesters and work slowdown

By Sandy English
January 9, 2015
World Socialist Web Site

Police arrested anti-police violence protesters in Grand Central Station for alleged threats to officers on Tuesday and have banned “die-ins” from the station. 968 more words

USA

Reverend Billy's Arrest For Expressive Free Speech at Peaceful Vigil

Reverend Billy gave his sermon and was arrested during the 18th hour of the #CarryTheNames Vigil at Grand Central Terminal on January 5, 2014. We gathered in the public space to bear witness with the names and stories of over 150 people killed or brutalized with impunity. 18 more words

Activism

Monsanto and Ferguson Thanksgiving summation.

Of course I was late for the bus. I believe that I was so nervous about going to Ferguson. My body shut down and tried to convince me to stay home. 1,729 more words

Activists Celebrate Thanksgiving

In 2011, activist Reverend Billy and The Church of Stop Shopping celebrated Thanksgiving with a feast – in a Bank of America lobby.

Activism

What Would Jesus Buy

(David Halnes)

“When Black Friday comes,
I’ll stand down by the door
And catch the grey men when they
Dive from the fourteenth floor.” 563 more words

Mass Consumption