Washington, DC’s Newest National Monument to Climate Change

Washington, DC’s Newest National Monument to Climate Change

A Fourth of July in Washington, DC is unlike the celebration anywhere else. It symbolizes the importance of this city to the nation.  This importance also comes with a bonus — according to Destination DC, tourism in the District supports 76,256 jobs and rakes in a whopping $3.06 billion in

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He had us at “Divest.”

He had us at “Divest.”

“For the sake of our children and our future, we must do more to combat climate change. If Congress won’t act soon to protect future generations, I will.” So said President Barack Obama on February 12, 2013, on the occasion of his first State of the Union Address of his

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Sending a Message — Together

Sending a Message — Together

To me, this image represents so much of what the DC Divest campaign is trying to address. This photo is a rendering of what the Jefferson Memorial would like under 25 feet of water. This almost happened this past fall. Had Hurricane Sandy hit 300 miles further south, parts of DC would have

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Get Ready for the Carbon Bubble

Get Ready for the Carbon Bubble

The conventional wisdom about fossil fuel stocks and securities is that they are a sound investment. “As long as there’s a need for coal, oil, and gas, fossil fuels will be good investments,” the logic goes. But evidence is emerging that suggests fossil-fuel companies are seriously overvalued, with stock values

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It’s time to stop investing in climate change.

DC Divests its pension fund!

 

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Petition to the DC Council: Stop investing in fossil fuel companies

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