The groups that organized the Stop Line 3/No DAPL/Build Back Fossil Free Street Mural Action at the Oakland Federal Building last month, are now inviting the community to take to Wells Fargo in San Francisco and push them to Defund Line 3 in solidarity with the Indigenous-led struggle against Line 3 tar Sands Pipeline in Minnesota.
WHEN: FRI APRIL 9, 10am-Noon: Street Mural & Music.
12:30pm: March on BlackRock
WHERE: WELLS FARGO WORLD HEADQUARTERS. 420 Montgomery St (btwn Calif. St and Sacramento St), San Francisco
STREET MURAL ACTION: Help paint a giant street mural as community groups will paint circle murals of solutions.
PROTECT NEXT GENERATIONS SIGN PROJECT: Rows of (distanced) people vigiling will line the street, holding signs with the faces of the next generation in their lives (kids, grand kids, nieces/nephews, siblings, relatives, friends, yourself…). Bring a photo of a young person/s in your life (8 12/x11 landscape/horizontal format) and we will have screen printed DEFUND LINE 3 & FOSSIL FUELS/PROTECT FUTURE GENERATIONS posters (and tape/glue to attach it).
MARCH TO BLACKROCK: BlackRock owns a big part of Wells–and must vote fire Wells Board Chair if they are to walk their climate talk.
WELLS FARGO: Wells Fargo has been the world’s third largest financier of fossil fuels over the last five years, with $223 billion in lending and underwriting over 2016-20. It is the world’s leading funder of fracked oil and gas.We Call on all Wells shareholders to Fire Board Chairman Charles Noski; Help us urge city, county, state state pensions and retirement funds, endowments of universities and cultural institutions, foundations, etc to protect future generations by voting Noski out.
#DEFUNDLINE3: Because Stopping This Pipeline is a Matter of Justice
Read more details about this action, share and RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/282846953288589
Organized by East Point Peace Academy, Idle No More SF Bay, Diablo Rising Tide, 1000 Grandmothers Bay Area, and with help from XRSFBay and more.
Extinction Rebellion is a 100% non-violent civil disobedience movement aimed at nothing less than radical system change. Our rebellion is fueled by our love for humanity and for all life on earth.