Posts Tagged with "Jamie Dimon"

Live from New York: At the Chase Shareholder Meeting

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

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Hello from New York, where I spent the morning at JPMorgan Chase’s annual shareholder meeting. It was a packed event. After a year of financial turmoil, from which Chase has emerged as the biggest US bank, people lined up to alternately express their confidence in CEO Jamie Dimon, or to slam the bank for profiteering [...]

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Rebranding of Chase as Mountaintop Removal Financier Goes Viral

Monday, February 22, 2010

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Last Thursday, Rainforest Action Network along with several online allies including 350.org, Greenpeace, the Sierra Club, the Waterkeeper Alliance, the Ruckus Society and others re-branded JP Morgan Chase in social media networks as being the largest U.S. funder of mountaintop removal [which is also the truth, BTW]. In the days before, the re-branding of Chase [...]

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Internet to Chase: Stop Destroying the Mountains

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

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JP Morgan Chase is the biggest U.S. financier of mountaintop removal. They have financial relationships with the poster child of mountaintop removal, Massey Energy. That means their money is funds sludge impoundments like Brushy Fork which is currently holding 7 billion gallons of coal waste above the Coal River Valley. Their money funds the dragline [...]

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Want an Awesome Yacht? Destroy the Environment.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

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In the last couple of weeks a slew of articles have come out announcing last year’s earnings for some of our favorite CEO’s. • JP Morgan Chase’s CEO Jamie Dimon received a bonus of over $16 million ; • General Mills Inc. chairman and CEO Ken Powell received $13.4 million in compensation, up 105 percent [...]

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Big Banks Not Winning Any Popularity Contests

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

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Its easy to hate banks. From the vicious and predatory Mr. Potter in Its a Wonderful Life to the detached George Banks in Mary Poppins, bankers in TV and movies regularly play the role of cold, calculating penny-pincher who cares more about profit than people. Or the community. Or the environment. Or anything, really. There’s [...]

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Gloria Reuben to Jamie Dimon – Stop Bankrolling MTR and the Coal Industry!

Monday, October 26, 2009

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More and more people are demanding that JPMorgan Chase stop financing the coal industry and the destruction of Appalachia through mountaintop removal coal mining. Earlier this month, Bill McKibben sent a letter to JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon and this week, Gloria Reuben, actress, singer and social activist, sent her letter – posted below. Ms. [...]

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JP Morgan Chase Carnival of Destruction – This Thursday in NYC

Monday, October 26, 2009

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New Yorkers and those nearby! Join us this Thursday, October 29th to tell JP Morgan Chase to stop funding mountaintop removal coal mining! JP Morgan Chase is the biggest financier of the devastating practice of MTR – and even funds Massey Energy, the company that has started blasting Coal River Mountain in West Virgina this [...]

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