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Redeye Collective | Two Conservative MPs brought the motion to condemn the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement Against Israel, a movement which includes the United Church and the Quakers.
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David Gray-Donald | The push for fossil fuel divestment on university campuses has many asking what goes into the process and why this should be done. We look at the upcoming McGill case to get a deeper understanding.
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Jen Halsall | Despite many successful international examples, credible financial advice, and strong student and faculty support, the University of British Columbia has voted not to divest from fossil fuels.
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Jen Halsall | Canada can't justify its reliance on the tar sands forever -- are our post-secondary institutions ready to make the shift?
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South African anti-apartheid leader and archbishop Desmond Tutu urged the United
Sid Shniad | The United Church of Canada has reaffirmed its commitment to a just peace in Israel-Palestine, and its use of the tactic of economic pressure as peaceful resistance.
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Bethany Hindmarsh | We are morally obligated to include climate change in Canadian universities' financial deliberations
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Moira Donovan | The divestment campaigns sweeping across Canada bring together students from diverse backgrounds. They are changing the conversation around fossil fuels and learning valuable skills in the process.
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Jessica Prupas | A roundup of the highlights from the Blogs this week
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Redeye Collective | British journalist Jen Wilton has researched some of the investments held by Canada Pension Plan. She discovered a connection with companies operating a huge open-pit coal mine in Colombia.
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David J. Climenhaga | Just pretending to have a climate change strategy, as Alberta does, isn't going to be a very good strategy for dealing with a global divestment movement.
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Meera Karunananthan | The Council of Canadians' Blue Planet Project and the Projet d'Accompagnement Guatemala Quebec have launched a new campaign calling for an end to investments in bad mining projects in Guatemala.
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Redeye Collective | Scarlett Johansson is an American actress and singer who became a global ambassador for Oxfam in 2005. She left that position in February.