Chevron has projected $10 billion-worth of asset sales in the next three years with capital expenditure also to drop.
When it comes to Presbyterian Middle East policy decisions, not much changes.
Sure, faces and names change: since the 2004 divestment decision, the PC(USA) has a different stated clerk, a different moderator of the General Assembly, a different executive director of the Presbyterian Mission Agency – in fact, in 2004, the PMA was called the General Assembly Council (GAC) – then it was the General Assembly Mission Council (GAMC), a different coordinator for the Advisory Council for Social Witness Policy (ACSWP), different members for these committees or boards. 880 more words
As you may have heard, the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has gained momentum. Support from groups like the American Studies Association and people like Steven Hawking have garnered increased media coverage and public awareness of the movement. 421 more words