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Music festivals need more focus on safety, less on security

Liam McFadden | Staff Illustrator

By Julia Aldrich | Columnist

April 11, 2017

When I walked through the security gates at Electric Zoo — a dance music festival that takes place every Labor Day weekend in New York City — in 2015, there was a noticeable nervous vibe in the air. Police walked dogs up and down the aisles of festival-goers waiting to enter the grounds, as sec...

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