Public Banking Advocates Make a Case to the CA State Treasurer

Michelle Milner, Heidi Kang, Irene Montanez, State Treasurer, John Chiang, Trew Trewolla and Ellen Brown, Public Banking Institute. These Revolution LA Public Bank Activists spoke from the heart about the challenges California faces and how a Public Bank could improve the fate of many.  Read more

Oakland Progress - Authorizing a Public Bank Feasibility Study

The next Oakland City Council meeting is set for Tuesday, September 18th. On the agenda is authorizing the feasibility study on establishing the Public Bank of Oakland. But authorization is only half the battle.  Read more

Oakland Needs a Public Bank!

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Nomi Prins on Public Banking

Nomi Prins, renowned journalist and author of "All the Presidents' Bankers," gave the keynote address at Banking on Colorado's conference. Check out keynote video here. For additional videos from the conference go here. Read more

Top 10 Ways Public Banking Can Boost a Local Economy

How can public banking boost a state or local economy? Check out this video from PBI's Arizona affiliate, Arizonans for a New Economy.  Read more

Re-Imagine Public Education Funding

Check out PBI's new video on re-imagining the funding of public education!  Read more

Matt Stannard, Public Banking, and People's Power Over Money

Marlen Vargas Del Razo talks to Matt Stannard of the Public Banking Institute: What are the principles of Public Banking? How do Public Banks perform in comparison to Private ones? How can money be democratized through Public Banking? How do Public Banks support local economies? Can Public Banks be a stepping stone to providing a Basic Income? Why aren’t there more Public Banks?  Read more

Craig Barnes's Call to Action

The late Craig Barnes, Founder of WeArePeopleHere!, and noted economic and social justice author, speaks at the New Mexico public banking symposium in September 2014. Read more

Ellen Brown: Money, Credit, and Sustainability

We Are People Here! and The Public Banking Institute hosted Banking on New Mexico, A Public Bank Symposium, on September 27, 2014 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Read more

Public Banking: Lifeline for Local Businesses

We Are People Here! and The Public Banking Institute hosted Banking on New Mexico, A Public Bank Symposium. on September 27, 2014, at the Community Convention Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Read more


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