Back to IndieWire Marley Festival Also Never Stops Marley Festival Also Never Stops

In the follow-up feedback of SXSW 2004, a lot of us have received criticism for programming content that had a bit of a liberal slant. Well, those same critics will probably get a kick out of knowing that several of us will be manning a booth this weekend at the annual Bob Marley Music Festival in Austin in support of Yes, it’s part of their “Bake Sale For Democracy” campaign. The MoveOn folks, including John Kerry’s new team, made their way to SXSW 2004 and predictably received a welcomed response. There will be baked goods as well as voter registration information. Which brings up an interesting point: since when did things like “voter registration” become liberal causes? It’s scary to think that any political party doesn’t want to stimulate new voter turnouts. But I guess that’s the very least of what’s scary about some political parties…

Sign Up: Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! Sign up for our Email Newsletters here.

This Article is related to: Uncategorized and tagged