Sign the PETITION calling on the City of Pittsburgh to divest from fossil fuel companies.
Last week we posted an item about the world-wide campaign calling on the Gates Foundation to divest its funds from fossil fuel companies. Following the examples of Minneapolis, Seattle, San Francisco and recently Oslo, here in Pittsburgh Divest Pittsburgh has launched a campaign calling is lobbying the City of Pittsburgh “to immediately freeze any new investments in fossil fuels and to divest from direct ownership and any commingled funds that include fossil fuel public equities and corporate bonds within 5 years”. Residents of the city are asked to sign the petition HERE.
For more information contact Gabe McMorland at Gabriel@thomasmertoncenter.org or (412) 719-3424.