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National Day of Action

SJP-UCLA is joining in on this National Day of Action by unveiling our photo campaign “Divest Now”, highlighting the ways in which UCLA invests in companies that profit off of human rights abuses against Palestinians and ways the University is complicit in censoring pro-divestment students on campus. 38 more words

Examining Fossil Fuel Divestment As A Means Of Fighting Climate Change

By now, it is clear within the scientific community that anthropogenic climate change is a very real—and very immediate—threat. However, the question still remains: What should be done about it? 1,786 more words

Climate Change

Sustainability Panel: April 14, 2014

Last night students, professors, and administrators gathered to discuss sustainability options in reference to UNC’s endowment portfolio and its investments. The panel featured Dr. Carol Hee, Bill Currens, and Christopher Demetropoulos. 830 more words

The Divestment Movement in Institutional Investor

Institutional Investor just released a big story on fossil fuel divestment. I went down to NYC to do an interview for the story, and it turned into a fantastic resource for divestment activists–with financial, political, and moral perspectives on the movement. 22 more words

Education

Very, Very, Veritas: Harvard faculty call for divestment

The campaign to divest Harvard University’s endowment from fossil fuels took a dramatic turn last week, as 93 faculty members joined students and alumni in the burgeoning… 724 more words

In response to a trend of increasing enrollment and the popularity of campus living, Unity College is beginning construction of a 70 bed, suite style… 59 more words

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