divestment

How Well Does Fossil Fuel Divestment Combat Climate Change?

How Well Does Fossil Fuel Divestment Combat Climate Change?

October 1, 2018

As the fossil fuel divestment movement grows around the world, a new study suggests its economic impact might be overstated. Leaders in the environmental movement respond to PERI economist Robert Pollin

Climate Activists Target $6 Trillion Asset Manager BlackRock

Climate Activists Target $6 Trillion Asset Manager BlackRock

September 27, 2018

Organizers held actions in New York to say that though their CEO claims to be environmentally conscious, BlackRock contributes more to climate change than almost any other company on Earth

Breaking Gaza Coverage

May 2, 2018
Breaking coverage on the situation in Gaza

Worldwide Warfare Will End When We Divest From the Arms Industry

November 12, 2017

Andrew Feinstein, author of the book Shadow Wars, outlines the importance of divesting from the US war machine at the Code Pink Summit

A Just Transition for Fossil Fuels Workers is Possible

October 24, 2016

TRNN Replay: PERI co-director Bob Pollin describes his plan that guarantees pensions and wages, shifts workers out of the industry through retirement rather than job losses, and helps the country meet the UN climate goals

Days of Revolt

May 10, 2016
In this episode of teleSUR’s Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges interviews Miko Peled, Israeli peace activist and author of The General’s Son: The Journey of an Israeli in Palestine

New Law Would Track International Movement to Boycott Israel

February 26, 2016

Josh Ruebner says fears over the impact of the new law are overblown but many more anti-BDS measures are being considered nationwide

The Bond Report

November 21, 2013
Patrick Bond: Developing countries and green groups must evaluate if walkouts are the best way to get rich countries to address climate change

Peace Talks Resume Between Israel and the Palestinians, But Little Hope of Imminent Breakthrough

August 1, 2013

Phyllis Bennis and Shir Hever discuss the timing of the talks, U.S and European interests in resuming them, and the imbalanced power between the negotiating sides

Israel is an Example of an Economy Hijacked by Military-security Interests

July 28, 2013

Although the U.S has the world’s largest military industrial complex, Israel has the largest ratio of its economy dedicated to the military and security industry