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Billions Divested from Banks Backing Dakota Access Pipeline

Seattle to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

Headlines Feb 08, 2017 The Seattle City Council has voted unanimously to divest $3 billion from Wells Fargo over the bank’s backing of the Dakota Access pipeline. The divestment legislation was first introduced by Socialist City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant in … Continue reading

Boston University Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing (ACSRI) Proposes Climate Plan Including Divestment from Fossil Fuels | BU Today | Boston University

Anthony Janetos, a CAS earth and environment professor, speaking at an ACSRI Forum on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in December 2015. The ASCRI proposal includes teaching that each person’s choices have a profound effect on carbon footprints. Photo by … Continue reading

Divestment – TCA

Tufts Climate Action Published on Jan 25, 2017 Don’t really get what divestment is? Want to learn more about the divestment campaign at Tufts? Here’s a more thorough explanation of how divestment works featuring members of the Tufts Climate Action … 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

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