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Knowledge is power. Acting upon knowledge is change.

For over two centuries, large banks have been powerful actors in the U.S. system – often working directly against the interests of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color), the economically vulnerable, and our planet through actions like racially biased lending, predatory home mortgages, and financing fossil fuel extraction. Educate yourself by reading + learning about what the banking system has done in the past, what it continues to do now, and how we can change it together:

  • Make the link between banking + racial, economic, and social justice 
  • Learn how some big banks are impacting communities 
  • Celebrate the good work and changemaking ability of good financial institutions across the country

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