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Danny Schechter : Occupy Wall Street Marks Anniversary With New York Street Actions

Bishop George Packard climbs a fence along with other protesters. Photo from Getty Images.Seeking ‘sanctuary’ at Trinity Church:Protests mark third anniversaryof Occupy Wall Street Trinity Church may be there to serve God, but the defense of their real estate portfolio … finish reading Danny Schechter : Occupy Wall Street Marks Anniversary With New York Street Actions

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Rabbi Arthur Waskow : Burn Their Books, Mayor Bloomberg

People’s Library at Occupy Wall Street. Photo by David Shankbone / Flickr. NYPD apparently destroys ‘American cultural history’ More than 5,000 books in the Occupy Wall Street library were reportedly thrown away when police moved in to remove protesters from … finish reading Rabbi Arthur Waskow : Burn Their Books, Mayor Bloomberg

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Grannies to Toys’R’Us : War is Not a Game

Granny and grandpa at Times Square. Photo by Bud Korotzer / NLN / The Rag Blog.Grannies at Times Square:‘No more war toys, no more war’ By Fran Korotzer / The Rag Blog / December 21, 2009 NEW YORK — On … finish reading Grannies to Toys’R’Us : War is Not a Game

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Through the Gate in ’66 : Howling Wolf Au Go Go

Chester Arthur Burnett, aka Howling Wolf.When I was sixteen:Hitting the Village with my grandfather Wolf sang every song to the pretty hippie boy sitting directly in front of me, who turned out to be Davy Jones of the Monkees. By … finish reading Through the Gate in ’66 : Howling Wolf Au Go Go

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Girls Night Out : Cyndi Lauper and Rosie O’Donnell Celebrate Life

The Girls Night Out promo poster — and ticket stub. Photo by Thomas Good / NLN / The Rag Blog.Cyndi Lauper and Rosie O’Donnell:Terrific show for a great cause Although ‘Girls Just Want to Have Fun’ is the most famous … finish reading Girls Night Out : Cyndi Lauper and Rosie O’Donnell Celebrate Life

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The Fight Against Gentrification in Harlem

Photo by Thomas Good / NLN.The battle for the soul of El Barrio By Thomas Good / August 26, 2008 NEW YORK — In November of 2006, City Council member Melissa Mark Viverito spoke out against police commissioner Ray Kelly’s … finish reading The Fight Against Gentrification in Harlem

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