medium Cover from NewEconomyGreen-1Following the news at 9:30 am Georgette Gomez (Assoc. Dir, Toxic Free Neighborhoods)will join Gary Colmenar and Elizabeth Robinson to talk about environmental issues and urban development,specifically,about the community of Barrio Logan in San Diego and collective struggles to maintain a healthy, vibrant community amidst urban development and political influence. At 10:15 A.M. we will be joined by Gwendolyn Hallsmith (co-founder of Vermonters for a New Economy) to discuss the campaign to create a state bank in Vermont, opposition from private banks and lobbyists, and the impact of public banks on cities.