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April 23, 2021

Police, town erase student’s RBC peaceful protest with great urgency

Originally reported by NewsNow.

Grassroots student activist Sophie Krouse was surprised to see the Niagara Regional Police show up at an RBC branch in small town Grimsby, Ontario on Earth day, only about 30 minutes after she started holding up a sign, putting up posters, and writing removable chalk messages on the sidewalk in front of their branch.

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April 1, 2021

New youth led campaign targets Canada’s banks

Today a new youth led initiative got off the ground called “Banking on a Better Future.” Launched outside the AGM of TD bank in Toronto, the campaign is asking youth to pledge to stop banking with fossil banks that are ruining the future.

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March 24, 2021

RBC Revealed Exposes Greenwashing by Canada’s Biggest Bank as New Data Shows $208 Billion in Fossil Fuels Financing

RBC Revealed Exposes Greenwashing by Canada’s Biggest Bank as New Data Shows $208 Billion in Fossil Fuels Financing

Oil Barrels Set Up in Front of RBC HQ

(March 24, 2001; Toronto, ON) Today a network of groups launched “RBC Revealed” to inform Canadians, investors, and shareholders about the misleading environmental claims of Canada’s largest bank, which continues to funnel billions into fossil fuels.

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