Friday, February 13, 12:30 PM Broad Street and Exchange PlaceNew York City, NY 10004You'll be able to see the exact address and contact the event host after you RSVP.
GLOBAL DIVESTMENT DAY is the first-ever global day of action focusing on fossil fuel divestment. In NYC, we will challenge investors to divest from fossil fuels and reinvest in the green infrastructure and clean technologies required to transition to a new, green economy.
Our message for investors everywhere is: Which Side Are You On? Are you financing the problem or the solution?
Speakers include: Helen Rosenthal, NYC Council Member for the 6th District; Clara Vondrich, 350NYC; representative from the office of NYU Public Advocate Letitia James; Chris Fici, GreenFaith and Union Theological Seminary; Sophie Lasoff, NYU Divest; Stuart Braman, Fossil Free Indexes US; Kevin Murungi, Global Kids, and the Reverend Yearwood, Hip Hop Caucus.
Organized by: 350NYC/Fossil Free NYC
Cosponsored by: NYU Divest, Barnard Columbia Divest, CUNY Divest, Bronx Climate Justice North, Bronx Climate Justice South, Gray Panthers NYC Network, Green Education and Legal Fund, Religious Communities for Divestment and Reinvestment, Responsible Endowments Coalition, Organic Consumers Association, Show Up! America, Sierra Club NYC Group, United for Action, WEACT for Environmental Justice, Just Food, Greenfaith, International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee, Beloved Earth Community of Riverside Church, NYC Friends of Clearwater, Food and Water Watch, West 80s Neighborhood Association, Judson Memorial Church, The People's Puppets, Green Party of Brooklyn, New York Community Garden Coalition, Catskill Mountainkeepers, and Hip Hop Caucus.
Directions: You may take the #2/3 trains to Wall St. & William St. or the #4/5 trains to Wall St. & Broadway. Here is the link to a Google map with the location: http://bit.ly/15WfVHd