The two-year-old student campaign for the divestment of fossil fuels is an issue for which the Student Body Senate should take some responsibility. The upcoming forum on political neutrality represents precisely such an opportunity. As fossil fuel emissions accelerate worldwide, the United States government continues to militate against the effective regulation of fossil fuel industry. […]Read more "Senate Should Attend Upcoming Forum on Political Neutrality at Reed College"
There is no question of whether or not Reed College will have to divest its endowment from fossil fuels. The only question is when. It is certain that in the coming decades, as the oceans rise, as famine and drought expand, as our cities sink beneath increasingly severe storms, as climate refugees number globally into […]Read more "Why We’re Going to Divest From Fossil Fuels"
A huge thank you to the staff of the Grail and specifically to Vikram Chan-Herur for chronicling the complex history of divestment as an idea at Reed College. A pleasure to read and an important reflection upon which to meditate and from which to learn. A link to the Grail article can be found here.Read more "Divestment Through the Ages: A Look at the History of Divestment at Reed"