Video from Canada has some good features but fails to mention the need for government action. 6mins 4/2/19
Please click on this Action Network link to send a PUBLIC BANKING SUPPORT letter to your rep: https://actionnetwork.org/letters/please-support-ab-857
Deadline: now and ongoing – Who’s profiting from your banking? Probably not you or your community. Now, CA Assembly Bill 857 would allow local governments to establish their own public banks – banks managed by professional bankers, owned by a governmental entity, and accountable to the public. Public banks can create many social benefits, unlike mega-banks. And a recent study says they’re feasible right here in the East Bay. Read our article to find out more and see how you can help make them a reality!
The Santa Cruz public Banking website is here. We are an active group seeking support from many local organizations.
3/20/19 Guardian article –
In the first significant check on the Trump administration’s “energy-first” agenda, a
US judge has temporarily halted hundreds of drilling projects for failing to take climate change into account.
Link to page and NEW PHOTOS of a local sign
Great short video from the Guardian