Housing Costs in Virginia Still Out of Reach

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New Book Released on Organizing in Appalachia, Virginia Organizing Featured

Icon June 7, 2012 - 18:23   Have you ever wanted to learn more about fighting for equality and justice in Appalachia and other geographical communities? Transforming Places, a newly released book edited by Stephen L. Fisher and Barbara Ellen Smith, features stories of Appalachians harnessing their collective power to challenge corporate greed and oppression in favor of the best interest for their communities. In case you need another reason to buy the book, Chapter 12 is about Virginia Organizing! The table of contents is featured below. Check your favorite local bookseller for availability!

Tackling 287g: Group Seeks to Change Controversial Law

Icon May 21, 2012 - 16:00 Doug Manners May 21, 2012

Non-Profit Fights for Valley Families Facing Deportation

Icon May 20, 2012 - 18:00 and volunteers with non-profit Virginia Organizing reached out to the Hispanic community on Saturday to fight deportation and stop families from being separated.

Virginia Organizing Joins Hundreds in Bank of America Shareholders' Meeting to Protest Bad Practices

Icon May 11, 2012 - 20:29 A dozen people from Virginia Organizing traveled to Charlotte, NC to attend the Bank of America shareholders' meeting and tell CEO Brian Moynihan to shape up and make his company a better corporate actor in our country.   Six to seven hundred people converged from organizations around the country to protest on a number of issues:

Danville Man Among Bank Of America Protesters

Icon May 11, 2012 - 13:33 Posted: May 10, 2012 4:41 PM EDT See the video here: Reporter: James Gherardi l Videographer: Jonathan Merryman Danville, VA –Hundreds of protestors turned out in Charlotte, NC Wednesday to rally at Bank of America's annual shareholder's meeting. One of those protestors is from Danville.