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M25: The Death of Woodstock

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The Death of Woodstock


A corporatist cable tycoon named Alan Gerry has plans to pave paradise. With the help of millions of dollars of New York State corporate welfare, and having acquired the historic site of the original Woodstock gathering by disputed means, Gerry plans to turn the Bethel, NY site of Woodstock into a corporate, exclusionary Branson MI style "disneyesque" "performing arts center" at or on the actual historic site.

Talk is affoot to stage a demonstration on Memorial Day weekend with a mock 'funeral' in protest of the PAC at the Original Woodstock site on Hurd Road in the town of Bethel, New York.

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