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Activist blogger attempts to boycott Sundance

Entertainment Weekly's blog covers the attempts of an activist blogger John Aravosis to boycott the Sundance Film Festival. His reasons? The boycott would hurt Utah's economy and thus, hurt the Mormon Church in response to the church members' donations that supported California's Proposition 8.
November 20, 2008

Entertainment Weekly‘s blog covers the attempts of an activist blogger John Aravosis to boycott the Sundance Film Festival. His reasons? The boycott would hurt Utah’s economy and thus, hurt the Mormon Church in response to the church members’ donations that supported California’s Proposition 8.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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