Students Call for Divestment From the Fossil Fuel Industry

There are 1 comment on the Nov 14, 2012, The Nation story titled Students Call for Divestment From the Fossil Fuel Industry. In it, The Nation reports that:

In the 1980s, students at universities across the United States pushed their schools to divest from companies that supported apartheid in South Africa.

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Northie

Spokane, WA

#1 Nov 14, 2012
This is where the climate issue will really gain traction: by calling out oil and coal companies for the sociopathic liars that they have been, and holding them to account for the damage those lies have caused by shaming investors.

It worked against tobacco companies. It worked against companies supporting military dictators. It'll work against oil and coal.

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