Posted on December 3, 2016 by iwilder
Great interview with Jill Stein explaining the hows and whys of the recount effort. Disappointed with Whoopi at the end ambushing Stein with the falsity that she has done nothing over the last 4 years and not letting Stein have time to respond to explain Stein’s activism in the last 4 years and the media blackout up through the election, including from the The View.
Filed under: Ballot issues, elections, grassroots democracy, Green Party, News, politics, presidential race, video | Tagged: Donald Trump, gary johnson, Green Party of the United States, hillary clinton, Jill Stein, pennsylvania, recount, the view, whoopi goldberg, wisconsin | Leave a Comment »
Posted on October 31, 2016 by iwilder
Kimberly and Ian Wilder read the poem The Bells by Edgar Allan Poe.
Filed under: Books, Holidays, ian wilder, kimberly wilder, poetry, video | Tagged: Edgar Allan Poe, halloween, The Bells | Leave a Comment »
Posted on June 5, 2016 by iwilder
Photos and videos from Canio’s Books’ Leaves of Grass Marathon reading on May 21, 2016
Filed under: events, Long Island news, News, Photos, poetry, video | Tagged: Canio's Books, Darrel Fprd, huntington, Karl Grossman, Leaves of Grass (150th Anniversary Edition), Reading (process), Sag Harbor, Scott Chaskey, Southampton, Walt Whitman | Leave a Comment »
Posted on September 19, 2014 by iwilder
Dan Rather speaks out about the corporatization of mainstream news media, the corruption, how deep it runs, and the demise of investigative journalism.
Filed under: Corporations, media, News, video | Tagged: Corporation, Dan Rather, Gary Younge, Guardian, Washington | 1 Comment »
Posted on August 13, 2014 by iwilder
Ed Sanders performs his song-poem Yiddish-Speaking Socialists of the Lower East Side at the Sidewalk Cafe, New York City, part of David Kirschenbaum’s Boog City 8 Poetry & Music Festival, on Poets’ Theater Night, August 3, 2014.
Filed under: Art, New York State Politics, News, original music, poetry, video | Tagged: boog city, david kirschenbaum, Ed Sanders, Lower East Side, new york city, poet, Sidewalk Cafe, theater, Yiddish language | Leave a Comment »
Posted on May 6, 2014 by iwilder
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.
Filed under: Action Alert!, activism, media, new york, New York State Politics, News, Occupy Wall Street, politics, video | Tagged: Cecily McMillan, McMillan, new york city, New York City Police Department, Occupy movement, Zuccotti Park | Leave a Comment »
Posted on July 29, 2013 by iwilder
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.
Filed under: activism, buy local, Ecology, economy, Food, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, music, News, video, war | Tagged: brooklyn, Farmers, folk music, harry chapin, hunger, Jen Chapin, Long Island events, New York City Board of Education, Occupy Sandy, Occupy Wall Street, poverty, Things To Do On Long Island August 9th, urban folk | Leave a Comment »
Posted on June 29, 2013 by iwilder
6/29/13 Riverhead Restoration Celebration & Paper Boat Race Pictures & Video
Filed under: Art, Food, local, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, Long Island news, music, News, Organics, Photos, video | Tagged: BBQ, boat, celebration, Environment, green, Green Earth, Green Earth Natural Foods, peconic, Race, restoration | Leave a Comment »
Posted on May 4, 2013 by iwilder
Folk Groovin’ Cafe hosted by JIM FRAZZITTA with Special Guest Features from ANNIE MARK & SCOTT JAMES.
Filed under: Calendar, events, local, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, music, new york, News, open mic, original music, video | Tagged: annie mark, Cafe, Folk Groovin', Huntington Station New York, jim frazzitta, long island, scott james | Leave a Comment »
Posted on April 16, 2013 by iwilder
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 […]
Filed under: activism, Books, Corporations, economy, grassroots democracy, media, new york, New York State Politics, News, nonviolence, Occupy Wall Street, Photos, politics, To Study Up On Nonviolence, US Politics, video | Tagged: new york city, Obama Administration, Occupy Wall Street, People's Library, Village Voice, Zuccotti Park | Leave a Comment »
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?
Filed under: activism, Anti-War, local, long island, Long Island news, Long Island Politics, News, nonviolence, Peace, peace sign, Photos, poetry, politics, president, progressive politics, US Politics, video, war | Tagged: Charlotte Koons, long island, Long Island peace groups, Long Island Poetry, North Country Peace Group, Port Jefferson New York | 1 Comment »