Students At Top Universities Demand Divestment

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Takeaways:

  • Students at the 5 top universities in the US have filed legal complaints that accuse their institutions of breaking the law with their fossil fuel industry investments.
  • The complaints argue that the schools have violated their duty of care by having invested in financially risky fossil fuel stocks.
  • Students hope that their complaints will pressure their own schools into divesting while also setting a new legal precedent for all institutional investors.

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