Divest the globe! (Below is the archived page: here is the wrap-up!)
On October 23rd, activists across thecountry will tell banks that financing climate disaster and the abuse of indigenous people will not be tolerated.
Two weeks ago, the call came from Mazaska Talks and Standing Rock leaders–and activists across thecountry responded. On October 23rd, there will be actions in dozens of cities, including New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Tampa Bay, FL, Austin, TX and Wenatchee, WA.
Here in Seattle, we’ll pay a visit to all 100 Seattle branches of the tar sands-funding banks — Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, TD Bank and US Bank.
Also–check out Alec Connon’s op-ed on why we are targeting the banks: It’s Time to Boycott The Banks Funding Climate Disaster.