Posted on May 6, 2014 by Ian Wilder
Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan has been found guilty of assaulting a New York City police officer in a trial that critics say should have been about the police assaulting her.
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Posted on July 29, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Jen Chapin will perform songs from her new album Reckoning on August 9, 2013 at Grounds and Sounds Café, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Stony Brook.
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Posted on June 29, 2013 by Ian Wilder
6/29/13 Riverhead Restoration Celebration & Paper Boat Race Pictures & Video
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Posted on May 4, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Folk Groovin’ Cafe hosted by JIM FRAZZITTA with Special Guest Features from ANNIE MARK & SCOTT JAMES.
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Posted on April 16, 2013 by Ian Wilder
We celebrate the news in The Village Voice article, City Settles Lawsuit Over The Destruction of the Occupy Wall Street Library showing that the Occupy movement received some measure of justice for the wanton destruction of their community. Occupy Wall Street claimed $47,000 in damages [for the loss of books and computers], all of which the city agreed […]
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Posted on March 30, 2013 by kwilder
Long Island peace and justice groups, gathered by North Country Peace Group, demonstrated in Port Jefferson today, to demand an end to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Charlotte Koons, a local activist and poet, read a poem written for the day. Video below… FAQ Q: Who marched in Port Jefferson, Long Island, NY today?
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Posted on December 30, 2012 by Ian Wilder
John Lennon’s Imagine will resonate through Times Square and Occupy on New Years Eve.
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Posted on November 12, 2012 by kwilder
Fog Video at the readmore… Fog on the roads today, on Long Island. As if the post Hurricane Sandy cleanup and weather wasn’t enough for us all to deal with. At least the odd/even gas rules have made getting gas a little bit easier. It’s 7:04am, and still very foggy outside. Also, foggy, are the […]
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Posted on November 7, 2012 by kwilder
Long Island is still recuperating from the Frankenstorm, Hurricane Sandy. Today and tonight we are experiencing a nor’easter snowstorm — this early in November, and the day after election day! This is a little surreal. And Climate Change is a little too real. Archival Video: Crazy weather-extremes stories from days gone by are included in […]
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Posted on November 5, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Taped at the 11/4/12 third party debate moderated by Ralph Nader at Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC,
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Posted on November 1, 2012 by kwilder
Hurricane Sandy hit Long Island hard. North Babylon is not a shore community. Still, the wind knocked down trees and caused damage. Below is a video, photo, and photo album link, for trees that were down at North Babylon High School on Deer Park Avenue. As of Wednesday, many of the branches were cleaned up. […]
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