Friday, July 13 Divestment Day


Faith In Community’s Press Conference
Friday, July 13 at Noon
St. Anthony Claret Church
2494 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno 93725

An event to educate the community about the power of moving our money from the big banks and putting it to work in local banks and credit unions. We refuse to do business with banks that stole from their clients and the American people.

The event is being held at St. Anthony Claret Church because many who attend the church and/or live in the surrounding community

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“Move Your Money” Campaign

This article, which appears in the July 2012 Community Alliance newspaper, gives the rationale for moving money from the big banks and information about the kick off action planned for Friday, July 13.

DIVESTMENT (Move Your Money) DAY
Sponsored by Faith In Community, Peace Fresno and Occupy Fresno

The five largest banks in the United States (Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citigroup, JP Morgan/ Chase and Goldman Sachs) have caused an economic crisis that has left millions facing foreclosure and unemployed in the worst economy since the Great Depression. This crisis has, in turn,

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Occupy Fresno GA 4 – 7 p.m. Fri. 6/15

Friday, June 15 • 4:00 p.m.-7:00
Occupy Fresno General Assembly • Courthouse Park at the
gazebo near Tulare and L Street. Occupiers will discuss upcoming actions and
strategy. All are welcome.

Sun. June 24 Oppose Drones w/ Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin

Peace Fresno hosts Medea Benjamin, Co-Founder of CODEPINK, on Sunday, June 24.

1:00 Demonstration with Medea at Riverpark (Corner of El Paso & N. Blackstone), short march to Pinedale Boys and Girls Club, 343 W. Minarets, Pinedale, CA

2:30 Presentation at the Boys and Girls Club by Medea Benjamin, author of just published book — Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control. The book will be available for purchase and signing by Medea.

The event is FREE.

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