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Earth is on Fire with Michelle Merrill

On September 16 Michelle Merrill, founder and leader of the local group Novasutras, talked with Pauline Seales about the Line 3 tar sands pipeline through indigenous land in Minnesota. They discussed how local people can help by divesting – taking their money out of the big banks funding this and other oil extraction – moving to smaller local banks and credit unions.

They discussed the relation of oil extraction to ongoing climate change which is a huge and growing factor in both California fires and record breaking storms in many places.


They outlined upcoming Santa Cruz action on Sep 24th – see poster and links below.  details of current and recent  – includes background and divestment/reinvestment options  – includes background and divestment/reinvestment options  – details of events including Sep 24th

Earth on Fire