Divestment is strictly the selling up of all fossil fuel share holdings. However it is currently difficult to decide which fossil should have priority for this though gas is widely, though probably inaccurately, considered to be of less priority than the other fossil fuels, or even exempt from …
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The attraction of profit in the short-term overwhelms longer-term considerations, even for the most “enlightened” of businesspeople.
In a victory for environmental, health and community activists, fracking has been banned in New York state.
When I first got involved in the co-op movement I didn’t do it because I thought the co-operative model was an end in itself.
“Food sovereignty” is the main political demand of the landless and peasant movement in Bangladesh in times of climate change and intensifying land conflicts.
On the morning of November 28, after weeks of sustained protest, energy infrastructure company Kinder Morgan packed up the equipment it had planned to use in the construction of a new pipeline on Burnaby Mountain in British Columbia, and left without finishing the job.
"Marx said the opium of the masses was religion. For the USA, it's Netflix and Wal-Mart."
At /The Rules, we think its time for a new marker; one that grows very much from the 1%-99% meme, and, hopefully, adds something important. And it’s that we now all live on a One Party Planet.
We are all striving to create communities that create more life, rather than destroy it.
House lawmakers passed legislation Friday to approve the Keystone XL pipeline. The pipeline would bring carbon-intensive tar sands oil from Alberta, Canada, to the Texas Gulf Coast.