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Two UK university divestment wins in two days

Well done to students and Fossil Free campaigners at both the University of Bristol and King’s College London. In both cases it took 3 years of creative, public campaigning, engagement with university staff and escalation to succeed. Now the hard work begins!

New York Takes A Major Step Forward to #DeFundDAPL and #DivestNY

Days after 30+ organization sent a letter to NYC Mayor DeBlasio supporting divestment from DAPL, and 100+ New Yorkers took action urging divestment from all fossil fuels, the NYC Mayor and Comptroller speak out against funding dirty pipelines with NYC pension investments

Irish Parliament supports historic fossil fuel divestment bill

A majority vote was passed in the Irish Parliament on first-of-its-kind fossil fuel divestment legislation. Ireland now has the historic opportunity to become the first country in the world to fully divest its sovereign wealth fund from coal, oil and gas.

This resistance is built on hope.

The resistance to Trump is built on hope — and today we have more reason to hope than any day since November 9th. Tomorrow we need to keep building it.

January 23: Join the national day of action to #ResistRejectDenial

On January 23rd in the first 100 hours after Inauguration, students are holding nationwide actions — calling on their campuses to resist and reject Trump’s climate denial by divesting from the fossil fuel industry and reinvesting in solutions to the climate crisis.