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Divestment Activists in San Francisco are Fighting to Establish a Public Bank that will Invest in Their Community

We spoke with Jackie Fielder, the indigenous organizer for the San Francisco Public Bank Coalition who was moved to work on establishing a public bank after Wall Street banks funded the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline through her community’s territory. She discussed how public banks can strengthen local economies and allow for communities to control their tax revenue and invest in projects that benefit them.

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