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Fossil fuel divestment at Harvard: the story

Two things happened in the Summer of 2012 that changed my life and the course of my career as a climate activist. First, I was working on the Tar Sands Free Northeast campaign, mobilizing to prevent Alberta’s tar sands from … Continue reading

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Web activism is gaining momentum

Activists’ activity to pressure companies into policy changes has become easier than ever thanks to the engagement opportunities offered by social media and the so called ‘clicktivism’.

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Banks react to EU policy on bonuses to senior bankers

Financial institutions are reacting to EU rules taking effect in 2014 to limit bankers’ bonuses to 100% of fixed pay, and 200% with shareholder approval. From 2015, bonuses will be limited to double base pay (salary plus benefits) with shareholder … Continue reading

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