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Harvard Divestment

Three Reasons Stanford's Decision to Dump Coal Is a Game Changer

Judith Samuelson | Posted 07.15.2014 | Green
Judith Samuelson

One of the curious things that make up our national lethargy on climate is the deafening silence from young Americans who will pay the biggest costs of global warming -- personally and financially. It's a relief to see students step up on the opportunity to shape their future.

Fighting Fracking: Where Moral Outrage Fails, Earthquakes Prevail

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 06.17.2014 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

Unlike protests or even poisoned water and soil, earthquakes are shutting down fracking drills all over the world. And that's more "earth-shattering" than anything Harvard divestment or economic arguments can do.

Clean Energy Powers College and University Endowments

Stacy Clark | Posted 02.21.2014 | Green
Stacy Clark

Colleges and university endowments now have a rational and pragmatic incentive for divestment.

The Harvard Corporation and Fossil Fuel Divestment

James Engell | Posted 12.23.2013 | College
James Engell

The fact of climate change caused by human beings is emphatically not political. It is rather an issue of science, humanity, and morality. The science is clear, just ask any reputable scientist, including many at Harvard. Our actions will supply the humanity and morality -- or lack of those qualities.

Harvard President Affirms Anti-Divestment Stance

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 10.04.2013 | Green

Harvard's multibillion-dollar endowment will continue to include investments in the fossil fuel industry, university president Drew Faust affirmed in ...