divestment

The Rundown

New Report Calls Out Dire State of World’s Children

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not, and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
5.17.17
Impact Work

What Is Divestment and Why Should I Care About It?

VICE Impact answers 12 questions about this week's Global Divestment Mobilization.
Alice Rowsome
5.11.17
fossil fuel divestment

The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Has Come to Canadian Universities

Université Laval in Quebec is the first to say no to fossil fuel investments.
Farnia Fekri
2.21.17
earth

Fossil Fuel Divestment Has Doubled in the Last 15 Months

Assets and individuals worth $5.2 trillion have pledged to pull their investments out of fossil fuel companies.
Jason Koebler
12.12.16
News

The World Bank Warns that the 'Carbon Bubble' Could Tank the Global Economy

The next fossil fuel disaster may be economic rather than environmental.
Becky Ferreira
10.12.15
News

A Total of $2.6 Trillion Is Now Being Divested from Fossil Fuels

Oh, and Leonardo DiCaprio is dumping fossil fuels, too.
Brian Merchant
9.22.15
News

What Does Norway's Divestment from Coal Mean for the Climate Change Movement?

Activists, including Bill McKibben, were praising the country's parliament for voting to pull out of investments in companies that dealt heavily in coal.
Mike Pearl
6.5.15
Motherboard Blog

​The World’s Biggest Sovereign Wealth Fund Is Dumping Coal

Divestment is working. Starting in 2016, the coal industry is set to lose billions of dollars.
Brian Merchant
5.28.15
earth

Harvard Faculty Members Call on the University to Divest from Fossil Fuels

This might be the highest-profile call yet to divest from fossil fuels.
Brian Merchant
4.10.14
News

Dov Hikind Hates Judith Butler and Loves Israel

Dov Hikind was in his element in front of Brooklyn College, the idyllic school that is now ground zero for a raging controversy over academic freedom. Brooklyn's state assemblyman, an alumnus of the school, was sputtering mad at Brooklyn College for...
Alex Kane
2.7.13