jul 13 2012
Occupy groups from Healdsburg, Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Petaluma and beyond are joining some twenty other social justice activist organizations to protest at the Bohemian Grove in Monte Rio on July 14-29.
The Bohemiam Club is a private male-only organization that gathers yearly at the Bohemian Grove in Monte Rio. It includes some of the wealthiest men in the United States.
Members and their guests hold a ‘cremation of care‘ ceremony on July 14. Members symbolically burn the cares of the world in this annual ritual.
This year’s protest is called “Occupy Bohemian Grove, Expose the 1%.” Occupy groups are working to expose the small percentage who, they assert, control global resources.
In addition, on Saturday, July 14, there will be speakers and music at the Monte Rio Amphitheater, just outside the gates of the Bohemian Grove….Read more