Washington Post article: “Monica Nelson, a student at the University of California at San Diego, helped organize a protest at the campus’s Chase branch where activists held up a banner reading “CHASE THEM OUT.” “We would like the university not to give them the next five-year lease,” she said.”
Please click here to watch a 5 minute video of our protest of the Chase Bank at UCSD.
Chase has financed the fossil fuel industry by $200 Billion over the last 3 years.
Wells Fargo, CITI and Bank of America are not far behind.
The UCSD GND and its allies across all 10 UC’s, finalized the petition with nearly 2500 signers. Our allies spoke at multiple town halls. The Regents are getting the message.
The University of California is the biggest employer in the 5th biggest economy in the world. We want our new UC president to be a model for the whole world, by leading on real DECARBONIZATION not fake “carbon neutrality”. Add your name and share with 20 people: https://forms.gle/cHtvXhp2Xfp2bgg17
We’re now heading towards 2000 supporters, across 10 campuses: students, faculty, staff, deans, provosts, chairs, esteemed climate scientists and a Nobel Prize winner!