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The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Has Come to Canadian Universities
Université Laval in Quebec is the first to say no to fossil fuel investments.
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.
The World Bank Warns that the 'Carbon Bubble' Could Tank the Global Economy
The next fossil fuel disaster may be economic rather than environmental.
A Total of $2.6 Trillion Is Now Being Divested from Fossil Fuels
Oh, and Leonardo DiCaprio is dumping fossil fuels, too.
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.
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.
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.
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...