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Why the Petro-Divestment Movement Is Unstoppable

Archbishop Desmond Tutu

South African bishop Desmond Tutu: In Fort McMurray Friday (May 30, 2014) to slam the oil sands’s contribution to climate change, he has called for boycotts of fossil fuel companies’ activities.

University of Victoria faculty members recently voted on divesting their pension fund, and the university’s endowment, from fossil fuel companies. A strong majority (66 per cent) voted in favour. The vote joins faculty with 2,000 UVic students (and growing), and campaigns at 40 campuses across the country, calling for divestment.

More: http://thetyee.ca/Opinion/2014/06/02/Petro-Divestment-Movement/?utm_source=daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=020614[/embed]

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