“Divestment is a bold first move, despite the staggering challenges humanity collectively faces and the fact that there is an unsure path of how exactly to solve it.”
Members of Climate Justice at Boston College respond to Pope’s encyclical in first approved event.
Boston-area protesters, including students from MIT and Brandeis, marched across campus to challenge the University’s free speech and divestment policies.
Over forty members of the University community joined Climate Justice at Boston College to call attention to the divestment movement.
On March 13, 2013, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergolio, S.J., became the first Jesuit to be elected as head of the Roman Catholic Church.
Two documents have emerged related to the increasing call for the divestment of Boston College’s endowment from the fossil fuel industry in the past two weeks.