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Global Divestment Mobilisation 2017 – you were amazing!

Harvard defies divestment campaigners and invests tens of millions of dollars in fossil fuels | Environment | The Guardian

Harvard’s sevenfold increase in oil and gas investments in the third quarter of 2014 flies in the face of campaigns urging the university to divest from fossil fuels. Photograph: Paul Weiskel/Corbis Suzanne Goldenberg Wed 14 Jan 2015 07.40 EST Harvard … Continue reading

Fossil fuel lobby goes on the attack against divestment movement | Damian Carrington | Environment | The Guardian

Environmentalists rally in Boston in February 2014 to demand state legislators support a bill requiring divestment from the state’s fossil fuel holdings Photograph: Paul Weiskel/Paul Weiskel/Demotix/Corbis The speed at which the fossil fuel divestment campaign is growing seems to have … Continue reading

What is fossil fuel divestment? | Environment | The Guardian

Environmentalists rally in Boston, US, to demand state legislators support a bill that would require divestment from the state’s fossil fuel holdings. Photograph: Paul Weiskel/Corbis This Q&A is part of the Guardian’s ultimate climate change FAQ Emma Howard Divestment is … Continue reading

NYC Sues Big Oil Companies Over Climate Change & Divests $5B From Fossil Fuel Firms

NYC Announces $5 Billion Fossil Fuel Divestment and Lawsuit Against World’s Biggest Polluters

New York City Moves to Divest Pension Funds from Fossil Fuels

Jan 10, 2018 In more climate news, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is slated to announce today that New York City is divesting the city’s five pension funds of $5 billion in fossil fuel investments. New York City … Continue reading

The Movement to Divest from Fossil Fuels Gains Momentum | The New Yorker

Daily Comment By Bill McKibben,  December 21, 2017 Tuesday should have been a day of unmitigated joy for America’s oil and gas executives. The new G.O.P. tax bill treats their companies with great tenderness, reducing even further their federal tax … Continue reading

Michael Stipe wants you to join the fight to #DivestNY

Fossil Fuel Spill (again), Climate Accord, Taxpayers already paying billions, Divestment goes global – October 24, 2017

Democracy Now! Published on Oct 24, 2017 Pipeline, Barge Disasters Lead to Gulf of Mexico Oil Spills Oct 24, 2017 In the Gulf of Mexico, officials with the LLOG Exploration Company say a rupture in a pipeline south of Louisiana … Continue reading