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Bank of America Cuts Ties With the Private Prison Industry
Business  (tags: banks, banking, finances, economics, Prison-Industrial complex, good news )

Freya
- 18 days ago - msn.com
The decision came a day after bank officials reportedly toured Homestead, a migrant children's shelter they had been financing.
Thank Bank of America for Cutting Ties With the Prison-Industrial Complex
Business  (tags: banks, Prison-Industrial complex, petitions )

Freya
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Let's give them some positive reinforcement!
Tell Bank of America and SunTrust: Stop Financing Family Detention and Mass Incarceration
Business  (tags: prison-industrial complex, banks, incarceration, privatization, petitions )

Freya
- 56 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In March, after years of activism, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo committed to divest from CoreCivic, GEO Group and other corporations that make huge profits from jailing our communities. But the work is far from over.
Tell WA State: Withdraw Public Funds From Bail Industry
Business  (tags: prison-industrial complex, economics, finances, petitions )

Freya
- 65 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
In Washington state, public funds are invested in the predatory, multi-billion dollar bail industry - including the pensions of teachers, state employees, judges and others.
Pay Imprisoned People a Minimum Wage. End Legalized Slavery
Business  (tags: prison-industrial complex, wage slavery, injustice, greed, prisoners, incarceration, petitions )

Freya
- 150 days ago - dailykos.com
Across the country, imprisoned people earn as little as $0.09 an hour for mandated labor. In some states, like Texas, Georgia, and Arkansas, it's legal to not pay them anything.
Sign the Petition to Wells Fargo & Chase: Break Up With Private Prisons This Valentine's Day
Business  (tags: Prison-Industrial complex, banks, financing, incarceration, privatization, petitions )

Freya
- 157 days ago - dailykos.com
This Valentine's Day, we are partnering with the #FamiliesBelongTogether coalition to tell CEOs Jamie Dimon (Chase) and Timothy Sloan (Wells) that customers and potential customers are not afraid to align our money with our values.
Wells & Chase: Show Love This Valentine's Day - Break Up With Private Prisons!
Business  (tags: prison-industrial complex, incarceration, human rights, investments, petitions, banks )

Freya
- 166 days ago - actionnetwork.org
While professing respect for human rights, Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase continue to fund GEO Group and CoreCivic; the biggest operators of private prisons and immigrant detention centers.
Wall Street Banks: Stop Financing Human Rights Abuses in Prisons
Business  (tags: prison-industrial complex, privatization, greed, cruelty, incarceration, petitions )

Freya
- 282 days ago - dailykos.com
CoreCivic and GEO Group are two of the largest for-profit prison companies in the U.S. We can stop them by targeting major banks that fund them.
   

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