Posts in active citizenship
Lessons from Indigenous Leaders Fighting to Protect Our Planet

Indigenous communities around the world have long practiced sustainable lifeways, taking only what’s needed from the land. Capitalism, colonialism, and overconsumption created the climate crisis we’re experiencing today. Now more than ever, we should be listening to those who have lived on the land for thousands of years to learn how to restore the balance between humans and nature.

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What do insurance companies have to do with the expansion of the fossil fuel industry? (And 3 ways you can take action!)

Chubb, one of the U.S.' major insurance companies, announced that it's going to start divesting from insuring and investing in coal. How does its policy fall short of what similar European insurance companies have already committed to, and what is the role of insurance companies in enabling the expansion of the fossil fuel industry?

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