Target Ain’t People. Flash Mob protests Corporate Politic$.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Aug 17, 2010
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Aggression may only beget aggression when it comes to political protests, but singing begets smiles…and smiles are open to the message therein: in this case, boo on the conservative Supreme Court—let’s keep corporate money out of politics. —-Learn more—Take Action—Sign the Petition—-

In January, the Supreme Court ruled that corporations can spend unlimited $$ in our elections.

In July, Target gave $150,000 to the anti-gay, anti-worker candidate for Gov. of MN.

Last week, a quarter million people pledged to boycott Target

Yesterday . . .

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


2 Responses to “Target Ain’t People. Flash Mob protests Corporate Politic$.”

  1. April says:

    Can I get a "F-Yeah?"

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