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Activists Protest Reading Music Festival Over Free Chicken Nuggets

It was reported that the McDonald's would be giving away free chicken Mcnuggets as part of a promotional campaign at this year's Reading music festival. But animal rights group, The Humane League UK has taken aim at the festival for partnering with the fast-food restaurant. In an open letter to the...
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Underpaid Teachers Chant Twisted Sister's "We're Not Gonna Take It" During Protests

Being a teacher is a tough job. They work hard putting together lesson plans only to have to deal with awful kids and their parents, on top of not being paid what they rightfully deserve. Now a movement is gaining steam in Oklahoma after thousands of teachers went on strike demanding an increase in...
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Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Rips Into The Charlottesville White Nationalists

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day has never shied away from expressing his views on politics and society. After the violence that erupted in Charllotesville, VA over the weekend, Armstrong condemned the actions of the white nationalists responsible. "I feel like what happened in Charlottesville...
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Katy Perry Admits Protesting Marilyn Manson's Shows As A Youngster

Pop star Katy Perry (born Katheryn Hudson ) admitted in an interview with Vogue that she would often protest Marilyn Manson 's concerts due to her very religious upbringing by evangelical pastors. "We knew about Madonna and Marilyn Manson in my family because we picketed their concerts," said Perry...
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Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains Members & Frances Bean Cobain Attend Women's March

With an estimated 2.9 million people in the streets, the Women's March is believed to be the largest protest to take place in the United States. Among those in attendance were members of Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains , as well as daughter of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain , Frances Bean Cobain...
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Audioslave To Reunite For Prophets Of Rage's 'Anti-Inaugural Ball'

With Guns N' Roses being the reunion of 2016 another reunion just might make 2017, and we're only a couple of weeks into the year! Set to take place on Friday January 20th, 2017 (the same day as Donald Trump 's presidential inauguration ceremony) Audioslave is slated to reunite as part of the...
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Son Of Sex Pistols Manager Burns Millions Of Dollars Worth Of Memorabilia In Protest

The Sex Pistols are known for being one of the most prolific bands to be born out of the English punk movement, despite only lasting two-and-a-half years together. What initially started as a rebellious movement to provoke and protest the mainstream, its imagery has since become part of the...
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10 Social & Political Rock Songs

With the dawn of a presidential election looming over our heads, and what seems to be an infinite list social, political, and economic dissatisfactions amongst the American people, everyone seems to be making their voices heard in how they can hope to build a brighter future for the U.S. The same...
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