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Friday, March 12, 1999 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | PREVIOUS: Ecuadorian Economic Crisis
1999-03-12

The Biotic Baking Brigade

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As Democracy Now! reported yesterday, a group known as the Biotic Baking Brigade hit Chevron CEO Ken Derr in the face this Wednesday with three pies in protest for his company’s involvement in the killing of activists in Nigeria, as well as for polluting California’s northern coast. The brigade has targeted numerous other "corporate bad guys," including the CEO’s of bioengineering companies Monsanto and Novartis, economist Milton Friedman and San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown. For that "pieing," three members of the brigade are now serving a six-month prison sentence.

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  • Agent Apple, from the Biotic Baking Brigade. Send E-mail: Biotic Baking Brigade
  • Agent Salmonberry, from the Biotic Baking Brigade.

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