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Trump Ignores Ethics Experts Urging Him to Divest from His Businesses & Puts Sons In Charge Instead

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 12, 2017 http://democracynow.org – At his first press conference since July, President-elect Donald Trump addressed questions about his business interests and asserted that, as president, he would be exempt from possible conflicts of interest. The … Continue reading

The Climate Matters Show – Fossil Fuel Divestment

UPFSI .org Published on Jun 2, 2015 Here’s the first of a series of TV-style talk show coming to you from the UN Climate Negotiations in Bonn, Germany. The lighting was corrected around the 3 minute mark. Hang in there.

The Climate Matters Show – Fossil Fuel Divestment [+]

UPFSI .org Published on Jun 2, 2015 Here’s the first of a series of TV-style talk show coming to you from the UN Climate Negotiations in Bonn, Germany. The lighting was corrected around the 3 minute mark. Hang in there. … Continue reading

Investors, institutions divesting in fossil fuel stocks

CGTN America Published on Jan 17, 2017 It started on college campuses and has spread to non-profits and beyond. More institutions and individual investors are removing fossil fuel-related stocks from their portfolios. CGTN’s Karina Huber looks at what’s driving the … Continue reading

Trump Ignores Ethics Experts Urging Him to Divest from His Businesses & Puts Sons In Charge Instead

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 12, 2017 http://democracynow.org – At his first press conference since July, President-elect Donald Trump addressed questions about his business interests and asserted that, as president, he would be exempt from possible conflicts of interest. The … Continue reading

Rex Tillerson has a plan to divest from Exxon Mobil

Exxon Mobil’s Rex Tillerson speaks at a discussion organized by the Economic Club of Washington. – http://play.publicradio.org/edit/d/podcast/marketplace/pm/2017/01/04/pm_20170104_pod_64.mp3 http://www.marketplace.org/2017/01/04/business/rex-tillerson-has-plan-divest-exxon-mobil NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images Rex Tillerson, the CEO of Exxon Mobil and now President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state, has announced … Continue reading

$5 Trillion in Investments Now Pledged to Be Divested from Fossil Fuels

HeadlinesDec 13, 2016 More than $5 trillion worth of investments are now pledged to be divested from fossil fuels. The analysis, issued Monday, details how nearly 700 institutions and nearly 60,000 individuals from across 76 nations have committed to divest … Continue reading

Fossil fuel divestment funds double – Climate Action Programme

13 December 2016 It was announced on Monday that the amount of committed funds for fossil fuel divestment has doubled over the last year and has now reached $5.2 trillion. http://www.climateactionprogramme.org/news/fossil_fuel_divestment_funds_double UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said: “It’s clear the transition … Continue reading

Donald Trump Resists Calls To Divest Himself Of Businesses | MSNBC

MSNBC Published on Dec 8, 2016 According to a New York Times report, president-elect Trump is resisting removing himself from his core businesses, despite divesting his stocks due to potential “conflicts of interests.”

Harvard Not Required to Divest from Fossil Fuels, Court Rules | News | The Harvard Crimson

Divest Harvard students rallied for Global Divestment Day in 2015. Robert F Worley By Andrew M. Duehren and Daphne C. Thompson, CRIMSON STAFF WRITERS Harvard University is not legally required to divest from the fossil fuel industry, a Massachusetts Appeals … Continue reading