James Trimarco

James Trimarco is web editor at YES!

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Monday, May 15, 2017
How to Contact the 17 Banks Funding All Tar Sands Pipeline Expansion (Including Keystone XL)
Of the more than 60 banks helping to finance the expansion of tar sands infrastructure, the indigenous-led environmental campaign Mazaska Talks has identified 17 as worst offenders. These banks have either financed all four currently proposed tar sands pipelines or they’ve headed up major multi-...
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Monday, April 10, 2017
What a Policy of Real Solidarity With the Syrian People Looks Like
After the release of horrifying images of Syrian civilians killed by chemical attacks on Tuesday, there were predictable demands that the United States should “ take action ” against the regime of Bashar Al-Assad. Indeed, hawkish voices in both the Democratic and Republican parties have been...
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Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Seattle Just Divested Billions From Wells Fargo Over Dakota Access Pipeline
The movement to stop the controversial Dakota Access pipeline through financial activism took an important step forward today, as the Seattle City Council voted 9-0 to approve a bill that terminates a valuable city contract with Wells Fargo. The bank, one of the largest in the United States, has...
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Tuesday, February 04, 2014
As Trans-Pacific Partnership Falters, Opponents Go After Fence-Sitting Pols
Eric Ross spent much of the morning on Friday, January 31 standing on an overpass above Interstate 90 in Bellevue, Wash., holding a 30-foot-wide banner that read: "Stop Reichert's NAFTA. Flush the TPP.
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