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Homeless Advocates Rail Against 'Gangster' Bratton and 'Gang of Thugs' NYPD

Activists affiliated with the group Picture the Homeless protested outside City Hall this afternoon against what they claimed was a continuing campaign of police harassment of the indigent under NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton—and a lack of strong solutions from Mayor Bill de Blasio. 682 more words

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What Would Jesus Buy?

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What Would Jesus Buy?

By Robert van Alkemade (2007)

Film Review

What Would Jesus Buy? is a documentary highlighting the crass commercialization of Christmas in western society. 218 more words

Inspiring Moments In Resistance

Rev. Billy Exorcises Monsanto from Home Depot

Oh, you lovely activists. Every one of you sings your part to re-orchestrate our world.

Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir exorcise Monsanto from Home Depot and their new office in Chicago.

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What Would Jesus Buy?

Both this documentary and the movement or whatever you want to call it that it depicts strive for laughs in a way that’s supposed to get you to think, but I don’t know that either is ever as successful as it could be, which I found slightly frustrating as I watched. 962 more words


reverend billy targeted by the new york police

Greenhorns —

Most of you know that I have been targeted by the New York police.  It’s a dispiriting turn of events, but after traveling to Ferguson twice last fall, the second time with the Stop Shopping Choir, I shouldn’t be surprised at what’s happened. 265 more words

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