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View events for the week of 10/ 6/2021
Defund Formosa Plastics! Stop Environmental Racism & End Cancer Alley
Date Wednesday October 06
Time 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorStop the Money Pipeline Coalition & RISE
Location Details
Online teach-in & call to action protest
Formosa's massive plastics plant is on pause, but not canceled. Led by Sharon Lavigne of @risestjames, join us to target the big money behind the toxic petrochemical plant proposed for Cancer Alley--an area of toxic industrialism along the Mississippi River between Baton Rouge and New Orleans--and fought by the community.

At this actionar, we we will learn the history of environmental racism in the Gulf, learn the story of struggles from RISE St James and other Black-led community organizations on the frontlines, and take action on the banks and financial institutions that stand ready to profit from more environmental racism unless this project is stopped.

Together, we will DEFUND, DIVEST, and DENOUNCE Formosa!

Wednesday, October 6th at 5pm PT / 8pm ET

RSVP: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TghtORMdSFGOZetdNUrVzw
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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Oct 5th, 2021 1:31 PM
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by Stop the Money Pipeline Coalition & RISE
Tuesday Oct 5th, 2021 1:31 PM
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