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Articles and editorials

Here are some recent newspaper articles and opinion pieces concerning college divestment from fossil fuel companies.


Foundations band together to get rid of fossil-fuel investments. New York Times. 29 Jan 2014.

World Bank Chief Backs Fossil-Fuel Divestment Drive. RTCC 27 Jan 2014.

Fund managers who ignore climate risk breaching ‘fiduciary duty.’ RTCC. 16 Jan 2014.

The billionaire boys' club: How college students and Wall Street are thinking alike. The Guardian, 11 Dec 2013.

Climate threatens retirement savings
By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network. 10 Dec 2013.

For institutional investors, no ditching fossil fuels yet. Washington Post editorial. 30 Nov 2013.

The (Untapped) Carbon Conundrum. Huffington Post, 23 Nov 2013.

Divesting From Fossil Fuels Means A Cleaner Safer And More Resilient Future. Forbes, 29 July 2013

Divestment now! A recent graduate says universities are uniquely positioned to send a strong message to polluters. Boston Globe, 14 July 2013.

More US cities join push to sell off fossil fuel investments. Financial Times, 25 April 2013.

The Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment. Bill McKibben, The Rolling Stone, 22 February 2013.

Divesting From Fossil-Fuel Companies Is Unlikely to Harm Endowments, Report Says. Chronicle of Higher Education, January 29, 2013.

Divestment Proponents: Our Math Is Sound. Huffington Post, December 23, 2012.

Sending the Wall Street Journal Back to School on Fossil Fuel Divestment. Huffington Post, December 17, 2012.

Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math – Bill McKibbenRolling Stone, July 19, 2012.

Debunking the Myths of Fossil Fuel Divestment. Fossil Free.

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