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What’s Coming in Harvard’s “Heat Week” 2019? A New Season + New Students + a New Urgency + a New President = a New Divestment Policy? | EV & N 301 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20190224-EV&N-301-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/623080 YouTube Version Harvard has a new President, the climate crisis is getting more acute, new students are on campus. Will there be a new divestment policy?   Will students in 2019 remember what has been achieved in the divestment … Continue reading

Reviving Divestment | Harvard Political Review

By Ilana Cohen | November 5, 2018 They had been camped outside University Hall since 5 a.m. Charged with cups of Dunkin Donuts coffee, the student activists of Divest Harvard managed to block the entrance to the building for a … Continue reading

Divest to Decolonize: Michelle Cook & Hartman Deetz

The Laura Flanders Show Published on Nov 20, 2018 At the traditional start of the holiday season, many in the US come together with family and friends to celebrate and give thanks. Though for indigenous peoples around the world perhaps … Continue reading

While governments fiddle, investors divest: Climate finance at COP24 summit

As New York and London mayors, we call on all cities to divest from fossil fuels | Bill de Blasio and Sadiq Khan | Opinion | The Guardian

Together, the world’s urban centres can send a message to the fossil fuel industry: join us in tackling climate change Bill de Blasio is mayor of New York City and Sadiq Khan is mayor of London This summer it seemed … Continue reading

Why Divest?

Climate One Published on Sep 20, 2018 Tom Steyer of NextGen America talks divestment with Climate One. Divestment from fossil fuels on the part of major institutions, he says, makes an important statement regardless of its capital impacts for the … Continue reading

How Well Does Fossil Fuel Divestment Combat Climate Change?

TheRealNews Published on Oct 1, 2018 As the fossil fuel divestment movement grows around the world, a new study suggests its economic impact might be overstated. Leaders in the environmental movement respond to PERI economist Robert Pollin

Why Divest?

Climate One Published on Sep 20, 2018 Tom Steyer of NextGen America talks divestment with Climate One. Divestment from fossil fuels on the part of major institutions, he says, makes an important statement regardless of its capital impacts for the … Continue reading

Bill McKibben on Divestment

Climate One Published on Sep 14, 2018 “Money is the oxygen on which the fire that is global warming burns. If we are able to stamp out that supply of money, then that fire will begin to dwindle.”

Japan’s divestment campaign pits Buddhist priest against banks

Medical personnel check a woman evacuated from her home near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant for radiation exposure on March 16, 2011.Asahi Shimbun via EPA https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/japan-s-divestment-campaign-pits-buddhist-priest-against-banks-n876301 In the wake of Fukushima, Tomonobu Narita is at the forefront of a movement … Continue reading