Category Archives: Press Release

Private Banks Owning Oil Companies Is A Recipe for Disaster

NEW YORK, NY — The news that major U.S. banks like JPMorgan Chase are preparing to ask regulators to allow them to take direct ownership of oil and gas companies should ring major alarm bells on Capitol Hill and across the nation, according to organizations with the Stop the Money Pipeline coalition.  On Thursday evening, […]

“Stop the Money Pipeline” Coalition Blasts Oil CEOs White House Visit

Washington, D.C. — Stop the Money Pipeline, a coalition of over 90 organizations working to end the financing of climate destruction, are warning that an upcoming visit of oil CEOs to the White House on Friday cannot lead to a public bailout of the fossil fuel industry.  See quote sheet below.  Republican senators are also […]

CFTC’s Bailout of Capital One Sets a Dangerous Precedent

The public should not pay for banks’ risky bets on oil and gas  Washington, DC — The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) decision to grant Capital One a waiver for its commodity swaps with oil and gas companies sets a dangerous precedent, according to members of Stop the Money Pipeline, a coalition of organizations aimed […]

Stop the Money Pipeline Announces Plan for “Earth Day Live,” A Digital Mobilization to Demand Climate Action

Washington, DC — As the coronavirus pandemic upends life in the United States and makes public rallies and protests impossible, Stop The Money Pipeline, alongside the Youth Climate Strike Coalition is announcing Earth Day Live, a three-day innovative and interactive livestream to address another global crisis threatening humanity: the climate emergency.  “The fights against the […]

COVID-19 Recovery Must Help Prevent a Future Climate Crash on Wall Street

CONTACT US For questions or additional information, contact us via email here: [email protected] Policymakers need to ensure COVID-19 stimulus plans better protect the financial system and economy from the risks of climate change Washington, DC — The broad coalition of organizations that comprise Stop the Money Pipeline are warning against any immediate measures in response […]

Stop the Money Pipeline Will Take Planned April Actions Online

CONTACT US For questions or additional information, contact us via email here: [email protected] Due to public health concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Stop the Money Pipeline, a coalition of over 90 organizations working to end the financing of climate destruction, is announcing today that it will be canceling plans for public rallies […]

“Stop the Money Pipeline” Announces Nationwide Day of Action to Protest the Financing of Climate Destruction

CONTACT US For questions or additional information, contact us via email here: [email protected] Chase, Liberty Mutual, and BlackRock Among the Top Targets for Climate Campaigners Washington, D.C. — Stop the Money Pipeline, a coalition of dozens of groups dedicated to ending the financing of climate destruction, is announcing a major Day of Action for this […]