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Dear Chase, I’m Breaking Up With You, and I’m Taking the House!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 8th November, 2011 | 1 Comment

Occupy Seattle-Chase BankOn November 5th, all across the country 99%ers were breaking up with the big banks. I spent last weekend in Seattle visiting Occupy Seattle, a feisty group of Washingtonians gathered in Westlake Park across the street from Chase Bank and next to Bank of America to tell their stories of their disappointment in the shabby treatment they’ve gotten after the big Bank bail out.

New Video “The Story of Broke” is Out!

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, Featured, World News & Events on 8th November, 2011 | No Comments

SoBroke_Scene_002_LobbyistBullies-1024x575The Occupy demonstrations have raised a central issue that we must confront: how does capital get invested and who is controlling the process? The new video “The Story of Broke” by Annie Leonard addresses this issue in a powerful and convincing way.