New York Mayoral Candidate Focuses Campaign On Anti-Consumerism

New York Mayoral Candidate Focuses Campaign On Anti-Consumerism

New York has never had any shortages in fringe candidates for office but Green Party candidate Reverend Billy is more than a fringe candidate – he’s an author, guru, theater maven, and noted anti-consumerism activist. More about the campaign here and here. (Photo: Brennan Cavanaugh/voterevbilly)

Reverend Billy Exorcises "Clear-Cutting Demons" From Victoria's Secret Cash Register

Like some other activists, Billy and his gang are mad that Victoria’s Secret mails over a 1 million catalogs a day, 25% of the paper for which comes from the Great Boreal Forest in Canada, one of the world’s largest endangered forests, as reported by TIME in 2005.