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Joan Rivers Protests Costco. Has She Gone Too Far?

You may have heard recently that Joan Rivers was involved in what is being touted as “the best book publicity stunt of 2012.” Rivers, 79, chained herself to a shopping cart at a Burbank, CA Costco with a bullhorn protesting … Continue reading

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Skins Are in, But Are They Worth the Price?

We live in a culture where animals are consumed and used for their meat, eggs, fur, and skin. It has been this way since the dawn of time, when our ancestors utilized the hides of now-extinct animals to keep warm … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street: NYC’s New Tourist Attraction

Occupy Wall Street, a working class movement against the “greedy, thieving rich”, began in New York City mid-September of this year. Now, the occupation has spread to many other places here and worldwide, including Spain, Italy and even¬†India. Many are … Continue reading

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Animal Rights Activists Have a Frenzy Over Fur

About 90 animal rights activists protested outside the Fendi fashion show in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday. ¬†The protesters were upset with the use of fur in the Italian fashion house’s collection.

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High-Profile Qaddafi Concerts Cause Controversy for Beyonce, Usher, Mariah Carey, and More

As the country and the world lines up against Colonel Muammar el-Qaddafi, the corrupt leader of Libya whose violent reactions to protesters demanding his dismissal from office has shocked the world, some of music’s hottest stars are getting dragged through … Continue reading

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Rockers Rage Against Anti-Union Bill in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin protesters fighting for unions’ right to collective bargaining are not alone: Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine joined the protesters on Monday, providing a soundtrack to the discord, accompanied by Wayne Kramer of the MC5 and Boston’s … Continue reading

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