Social change

Last week was quite a week for our country, and not in a good way. It was a week the likes of which I hope we never see again. It was characterized by way too much hate, much of which hit far too close to home and left many with an unsettling feeling about our current state of national affairs.

Amalgamated Source

Amalgamated Bank, America’s socially responsible bank, today announced it has completed its merger with New Resource Bank.

Amalgamated Source

Amalgamated Bank, America’s socially responsible bank, today called on publicly traded gun manufacturer Sturm Ruger to demonstrate a commitment to corporate governance, responsible business practices, and risk management.

Last week, for the first time in a year, we brought all of our employees together in the same room to take a look back at 2017 and celebrate the incredible transformation that Amalgamated Bank has experienced over the past five years. It was a day to remember.

Last week, our government once again changed hands, ending a chapter — and starting another — of great uncertainty and tension for America.

“When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.”
–Abraham Lincoln

These stirring words were spoken by arguably the greatest leader in the history of our nation; a man whose bold thinking incited perhaps the greatest progressive revolution of all time; a man who so cherished the sacred principles of freedom and justice for all, of equal rights for every man, woman and child, he gave his life for that greatest cause.

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