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ANALYSIS: Protestors, University struggle to see eye to eye on divestment

  Matt Kristoffersen & Valerie Pavilonis 1:03 am, Dec 03, 2019 Staff Reporters   Marisa Peryer More than a week after the halftime protest at Yale-Harvard game drew national attention, activists and the University remain at odds — with the students … Continue reading


Investment ~ Divestment in a Finite Ecosystem: The Fatal Fallacy of Market Economics on a Small Planet YouTube Version Prudent divestment and new investments can change the impact institutions have in the economy and the larger ecosystem, but the goal of continuous growth on a finite planet is ultimately not sustainable and calls into question … Continue reading

Firing Line Debate: Do Fossil Fuel Divestments Work for Universities?

Firing Line Debate – Yale University Do Fossil Fuel Divestments Work For Universities? See related background material: Swensen reaffirms climate change as a guiding factor in investment policy | YaleNews – 20 February 2020. Social Responsibility — Yale Investments Office as well … Continue reading

Georgetown University Divests from Fossil Fuels

Feb 10, 2020 Georgetown University has become the latest college to announce it will divest from fossil fuels. The move came after lengthy campaigning from the student group Georgetown University Fossil Free and has sparked calls for other universities to … Continue reading

Extinction Rebellion Activists Demand New York Divest from Fossil Fuels

Feb 10, 2020 Eleven climate activists from Extinction Rebellion were arrested Friday as the group staged a die-in and occupied the office of the New York state comptroller to call attention to the climate crisis. The activists are demanding New … Continue reading

DivestInvest – Website

Divest from fossil fuels and invest in climate solutions We’ll only solve climate change by moving quickly from fossil fuels to sustainable energy. Investors face an historic opportunity to capitalize on the transition and help governments meet their climate promises. … Continue reading

An introduction to DivestInvest

DivestInvest Oct 30, 2018 Investors, NGOs, and politicians explain what the DivestInvest movement is, and why it’s an essential element of climate action. Find out more: Contributors include: Ellen Dorsey, Executive Director, Wallace Global Fund Rev. Fletcher Harper, Executive … Continue reading

DivestInvest: A moral imperative

DivestInvest Published on Oct 30, 2018

In Photos: Harvard-Yale Divest Protest | Multimedia | The Harvard Crimson

The 136th edition of The Game, the annual football game between Harvard and Yale, was interrupted and delayed after a protest began on the field during the last three minutes of half-time. Hundreds of protestors flooded onto the field to … Continue reading

At This Year’s Harvard-Yale, Divest Wins | Opinion | The Harvard Crimson

Photo: Timothy R. O’Meara By The Crimson Editorial Board This staff editorial solely represents the majority view of The Crimson Editorial Board. November 25, 2019 At this year’s edition of The Game, hundreds of protesters flooded the field during halftime … Continue reading