“The orange square has become the symbol of divestment, so we thought it would be powerful to put one in the quad for each faculty member who signed our letter.”
Posts Tagged: fossil fuels
In September, the University of California Board of Regents divested itself of $200 million worth of investments in coal and… Read more »
“If I had to report on my sense of the Board’s view of this—is that they’re unlikely to want to [divest].”
Divestment isn’t a panacea for climate change, but it’s a great place to start.
Council is “very responsive to the notion that climate change is a big issue”
South African social activist Desmond Tutu has called climate change “the human rights challenge of our time.” Within the UChicago… Read more »
Argument for divestment at odds with the facts.
Passage of divestment referendum shows student desire for University that values environment more than illusion of neutrality.