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Scout Willis engaged in a topless protest around New York City, after Instagram removed one of her photos for violating its community standards. (Credit: Scout Willis, via Twitter)

Scout Willis Wins Praise For Topless Protest On Twitter

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Scout Willis, the daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, undertook a bold protest via Twitter this week.

05/29/2014

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SeaWorld Responds to Criticism & Artist Cancellations with Newspaper Ads

Many of the criticisms against the park and its treatment of animals stem from the recently released documentary Blackfish. The film follows the life in captivity of an orca (a.k.a. ‘killer whale’) named Tilikum that attacked and killed his trainer (Dawn Brancheau) and two others in three separate instances.

12/23/2013

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OWS May Day Marches, Protests Taking Place Across NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Activists with Occupy Wall Street are spreading out across the city for a day of marches, rallies and other events aimed at disrupting business on May Day, or International Workers Day.

05/01/2012

"Great... now I'll know nothing all day." - Everyone who uses the internet.

The Internet Isn’t Broken, It’s Just Experiencing a Black Out

Many prominent webpages on the internet are taking the day off today. In a very unified protest against the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) that Congress is thinking about passing, […]

01/18/2012

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UPDATE: Radiohead NOT to Perform TODAY at Occupy Wall Street Protest

SEE TWEET AT BOTTOM OF POST According to a rumor from Gawker, Radiohead is supposedly playing a free concert for the Occupy Wall Street protesters. A press conference is currently in progress to try and […]

09/30/2011

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Daryl Hannah Makes A ‘Splash’ In Washington DC

Daryl Hannah made a “splash” in Washington DC this week and it has nothing to do with a movie. Daryl was arrested while protesting in front of the White House. She was leading a protest […]

08/31/2011

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