Food Cycle

Collard City Growers also manages three other previously vacant lots including Freedom Square, an …

Story Harvest

One of our key annual food justice celebrations is “StoryHarvest: …


Carriage House

We have renovated a former carriage house on the lot, which is used as …

Thank Your for Your Support

The Sanctuary operates at the convergence of art, science, and the environment–the nexus of controversy in our hyper-politicized time. It’s vital, exciting, urgent…but not a safe position. We need your help! 

Fall 2017 Schedule

The Fall 2017 season at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy will kick off with a spectacular opening in October and run through December with events ranging from music to films to speakers.

"Dollarocracy" w/ Robery McChesney and John Nichols

“John Nichols and Bob McChesney make a compelling, and terrifying, case that American democracy is becoming American dollarocracy. Even more compelling, and hopeful, is their case for a radical reform agenda to take power back from the corporations and give it to the people.”

—Naomi Klein

When President Barack …

"Documentary focuses on gay activism of Jesuit John J. McNeill"

Documentary focuses on gay activism of Jesuit John J. McNeill
By Steve Barnes

As a socially conscious teenager in Ireland in the 1970s, Brendan Fay was encouraged by progressive ­minded forces in the Catholic church to protest apartheid in South Africa, human­rights abuses in Latin …

"Cedric Watson and Bijou Creole at the Sanctuary for Independent Media, 4/19/13"


Cedric Watson and Bijou Creole at the Sanctuary for Independent Media, 4/19/13


TROY – On Friday evening before the storm front rolled in, it was a warm, humid evening – kind of like springtime in Louisiana. And it was the …

"Troy Events Combine the Arts and Advocacy"



Sanctuary for Independent Media announces spring events

Troy events combine the arts and advocacy

By Nana K. Adjei-Brenyah

Published 2:07 pm, Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Art and advocacy will meet this spring …

Story Harvest 2012 Documentation Page

Images and Video

Brenda Ann Kenneally’s Photos

This is the boat  in the parade through north Central Troy.







What Would Jesus Buy

Date published: 12/13/2007
Publication: Albany Times Union

Upcoming Events
Jul. 23
Spirit of the Suffragettes with Climbing PoeTree and OKAN
Jul. 30
Spirit of the Suffragettes with Amy Rigby and Crys Matthews
Aug. 06
Spirit of the Suffragettes with NITTY SCOTT and Sammus

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