Divestment

Nika Knight, staff writer
The largest pension fund in Washington, D.C. has divested its $6.4 billion from 200 of "the world's most polluting fossil fuel companies." " In doing so, Washington, D.C. has taken a critical step toward addressing climate change, joining the more than 500 cities, philanthropic organizations, faith groups, universities, and other organizations...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Thirty-four University of Massachusetts- Amherst students were arrested in April for occupying a campus building during a nonviolent divestment protest. (Photo: Divest UMass)
University of Massachusetts students—who just over one month ago were arrested...
Nika Knight, staff writer
A series of sit-ins and protests urging universities to divest their endowments...