All Articles on Divestment

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Three Years for Eternity: A Prayer for Climate Action and the Common Good
In order to fight climate change, we need to unite in action that is collective, global, and shared, involving all strata of society all around the world.
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A Nobel Appeal to Norway
On one country's historic opportunity to redefine climate leadership
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Biggest Banks Fueling Climate Disaster With Billions Poured Into 'Extreme Fossil Fuels'
"Our planet just can't take it."
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The Best Way to Resist Trump Ditching Paris? Divest from Fossil Fuels
Divestment provides us with a powerful way to cut our ties with this destructive industry and start moving in a new direction
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If Trump Dumps Paris, Says Naomi Klein: "Time for Some People's Sanctions"
'It is time to communicate with this President in the only language he appears to understand: money.'
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Economic Pressure Could Jolt Trump into Action on Climate Change
Let’s just give up. That’s one way of responding to the reports that President Trump has decided to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord. After all, without the world’s largest economy and the second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases onboard, what point is there in any of us...
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A child takes part in a Global Divestment Mobilisation (GDM) action in Davao, Philippines. News
US Bank to Stop Funding Pipelines as Divestment Movement Expands Worldwide
' From the Pacific Islands to South Africa, from the United States to Germany, people are standing up and challenging the power of the fossil fuel industry'
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In Face of Government Apathy, Activists Launch Wave of Global Divestment Actions
'The movement is stepping up at a time when governments are failing their people and climate impacts are taking us into uncharted territory'
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Keystone XL Opponents Target Banks Funding Climate Destruction
Week of action calls on financial institutions to divest from the controversial pipeline
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Who Needs the Dakota Access Pipeline?
The final link of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) can now be built, thanks to a recent decision by the Army Corps of Engineers (although the Cheyenne River Sioux have filed a last-minute suit to stop it). In light of the disappointing but unsurprising federal approval of the pipeline, it is worth...
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