Seattle Climate Activists Shut Down Chase Banks over Fossil Fuel Funding

Seattle, October 2 (RHC)-- In the U.S. city of Seattle, climate protesters shut down four Chase Bank branches this week to protest JPMorgan Chase’s funding of the fossil fuel industry.  Eleven people were arrested.

According to one report, JPMorgan Chase has loaned $196 billion to fossil fuel corporations since the signing of the Paris Agreement in 2015.
 

Edited by Ed Newman



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