Divestment

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The devastation at Breezy Point, New York after Superstorm Sandy in 2012. (Photo: Zoriah/cc/flickr)
Just ahead of the fourth anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, a broad spectrum of New Yorkers are asking that the state's public pensions stop investing in the companies causing such climate chaos. In an open letter (pdf) addressed to New York City comptroller Scott Stringer and state comptroller Tom DiNapoli, 18 individuals representing a wide swathe...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Despite the international ban on cluster bombs, more than 150 financial...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The largest pension fund in Washington, D.C. has divested its $6.4 billion from...