TD Bank Protest follow up

via John Berkowitz

Yvette Cruz, Director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center in Springfield, and

interim Director of the Alliance to Develop Power;

*  Ernesto Cruz, community activist who recently worked on the Markey for Senate campaign, and just missed being elected to the City Council on Nov. 5;

*  Bedredis Ortiz, Jr., a member of Springfield No One Leaves which is helping him and many others fight banks trying to foreclose and evict them from their homes;

 Dr. Marty Nathan, Baystate Brightside Health Center in North Springfield, and member of Climate Action Now of western MA;
*  Kim Finch, Easthampton, volunteer with the Coal-Free & Clean Energy Campaign of the Sierra Club of Massachusetts;
*  Rev. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas, Priest Associate at Grace Episcopal Church, Amherst, and she also read a statement by the Right Rev. Douglas Fisher, Episcopal Bishop of the western MA. diocese;
*  Alex Leff, Hampshire College ’13, Director of recent film “Students versus Goliath”, about the huge student movement calling on universities to divest from fossil-fuel investments;
*  Ashley Bies of Marlboro College, VT, who’s training people willing to risk arrest and join nation-wide actions of civil disobedience to protest if Pres. Obama approves the Keystone Tar Sands oil pipeline.

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