Community organizing turns serious… but fun!

I went to the bank today. Not exactly the bank, but an administration building of Chase. Big banks here are getting the blame (deservedly) for a lot- including ‘foreclosing’ and chucking people out of their homes, and causing the destruction of neighbourhoods.

Part of a community organiser’s job is to organise ‘actions’ when protests can be made. And this is a practical course. So we organised a protest, got into school buses, and went off to Chase to hand a letter protesting about their policies.

I’m glad to say that no-one was arrested and I haven’t been deported. Apparently it was all entirely legal! First Amendment, and all that…

There’s also some video:

In the lobby as bemused bank workers look on

A former student talks about student debt

Let us pray


About Rev Peter W Nimmo

Minister of Old High St Stephen's Church, Inverness, Scotland, UK
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