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Hollywood Patch – March 28, 2017

Councilmen Call For L.A. To Divest From Wells Fargo Over Dakota Access Pipeline The city holds more than $40 million in securities with Wells Fargo that have a one- to four-year maturity, according to the motion. LOS ANGELES, CA -- Two Los Angeles City Council members introduced a motion Tuesday calling on the city to…
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The Corsair – March 14, 2017

Divest LA” Protest against DAPL On Friday March 10 2017, hundreds of local activists took to the streets of Downtown Los Angeles to protest against against the newly-approved Dakota Access Pipeline. The event was hosted by Divest LA, whose goal was to pressure city officials into divesting from Wells Fargo, one of the biggest banks…
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The Young Turks – March 17, 2017

Dive$t LA March! Go to DivestLA.com sign the petition and tell city officials to use OUR money for US. Watch the video on The Young Turk's Facebook Page.
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My News LA – March 10, 2017

City Hall protest: Divest Wells Fargo for Dakota Access Pipeline About 100 protesters marched downtown Friday to City Hall, demanding that Los Angeles cut its financial ties with Wells Fargo bank because of its investment in the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline. Last month, the Seattle City Council voted to end its banking contract with Wells…
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LA Magazine – February 21, 2017

Will L.A. Dump Wells Fargo Several cities have already ended their relationships with the bank for backing the controversial project. Earlier this month, around 1,500 protesters gathered downtown in response to President Trump’s executive order to renew construction on the Dakota Access pipeline—you know, that massive crude oil pipeline being built from North Dakota to Illinois that will…
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