The ATM occupants replaced the usual Withdraw from Savings and Check your Balance options Thursday night with a new interface that offered “investment in coal-fired power plants, foreclosure on Americans’ homes, bankrolling of climate change, and paying for fat executive bonuses.” No property damage has been reported as a result of the local activism.
RAN’s “Automatic Truth Machine” campaign was specifically launched against BoA because, according to their BankruptingAmerica Tumblr, the financial services corporation is “trashing our economy and our environment in the name of profits.” They have also posted an interactive Google Map with all 85 locations of the San Francisco Truth Machines, a copy of which you can view below or see here.
- John Glenn, a pioneering astronaut and the first American to orbit the Earth, has died at 95. Godspeed, Glenn 🚀🇺🇸
- Trump has picked Andy Puzder, CEO of Hardee's and Carl Jr.'s and an outspoken critic of raising the minimum wage, for labor secretary
- Black Lives Matter — the protest movement born out of a desire to stem police brutality — has taken root across the globe.
- Mick Jagger is a new dad at age 73 and people have some things to say 👀