In early February, the Fossil Free Reed campaign met with the Board of Trustees to argue that our college’s investments in fossil fuel industry are a breach of the Honor Principle and should be discontinued. The Board of Trustees has formed a special committee to evaluate its position on the issue of divestment. We will […]Read more "Petition to Divest Reed’s Endowment from Fossil Fuels"
This letter was discussed in a meeting held between Divest Reed and the Board of Trustees on Friday, February 7, 2014. The Trustees were asked to issue a public response. To the Board of Trustees of Reed College: Fossil fuel extraction continues to accelerate globally despite increasingly urgent scientific predictions about the pace and progress […]Read more "Demanding Divestment"