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Letter to the Editor: We deserve a say: Why Northwestern trustees should divest from coal

DivestNU

February 11, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

There’s a reason coal is for the naughty. It contaminates our air, pollutes our water and destroys our health. It is by far the worst offender of the fossil fuels causing climate change. The mission of the DivestNU movement...

Letter to the Editor: A true commitment to sustainability starts with divestment

DivestNU

November 18, 2014

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Ten years ago, asking most people at Northwestern how climate change affects them personally would have gotten some pretty abstract answers. Maybe they would have expressed regret at the loss of snow on Mount Kilimanjaro or felt...