Alex Lenferna

Alex Lenferna is a South African Mandela Rhodes & Fulbright Scholar at the University of Washington getting his PhD in Philosophy focusing on climate justice. He is a leader of Divest University of Washington, and is writing a book on the fossil fuel divestment movement.  You can visit his website at

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Why We Divest
On May 14th, the University of Washington made fossil fuel divestment movement history by becoming both the richest public university and the school with the biggest student body to divest so far – although thanks to the power of the divestment movement, Oxford University took the former title just...
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